a new lease of life

a new lease of life a substantially improved prospect of life or use after recovery or repair.
Main Entry: lease

English terms dictionary. 2015.

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  • New lease of life —   If someone finds new enthusiasm and energy for something, they have a new lease of life …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • new lease of life — If someone finds new enthusiasm and energy for something, they have a new lease of life …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • new lease on life — {n. phr.} A new chance to live; an improved manner of living. * /After his illness and his retirement, living in Hawaii was a new lease on life./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • new lease on life — {n. phr.} A new chance to live; an improved manner of living. * /After his illness and his retirement, living in Hawaii was a new lease on life./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • new lease of life —    If someone finds new enthusiasm and energy for something, they have a new lease of life.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    A person who has a new lease of life has a chance to live longer or with greater enjoyment or satisfaction.    … …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • new lease on life — noun a) An opportunity to live longer than was expected, due to some kind of reprieve. The heart transplant has given him a new lease on life. b) Figuratively, an opportunity to an improved quality of life, due to some change in circumstances.… …   Wiktionary

  • new\ lease\ on\ life — n. phr. A new chance to live; an improved manner of living. After his illness and his retirement, living in Hawaii was a new lease on life …   Словарь американских идиом

  • new lease on life — See a new lease on life …   English idioms

  • new lease on life — new chance to live, extra time to live …   English contemporary dictionary

  • new lease of life —  Renewal of lost powers or possibilities …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • (a) new lease on life — an opportunity to be successful or happy after having experienced a series of difficulties. The heart operation was a complete success and has given her a new lease on life …   New idioms dictionary

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