Definition of Freehold:

  1. Held by or having the status of freehold.

  2. Permanent and absolute tenure of land or property with freedom to dispose of it at will.

  3. Held for an indefinite period under absolute rights of ownership. In contrast, a leasehold is held for a stated period only and under specified terms and conditions.

Synonyms of Freehold

Acres, Adverse possession, Alluvion, Alluvium, Alod, Alodium, Arable land, Burgage, Claim, Clay, Clod, Colony, Crust, De facto, De jure, Dead hand, Dependency, Derivative title, Dirt, Dry land, Dust, Earth, Estate of freehold, Fee fief, Fee position, Fee simple, Fee simple absolute, Fee simple conditional, Fee simple defeasible, Fee simple determinable, Fee tail, Feodum, Feud, Fiefdom, Frankalmoign, Free socage, Gavelkind, Glebe, Grassland, Ground, Having title to, Hold, Holding, Knight service, Land, Landholdings, Lay fee, Lease, Leasehold, Legal claim, Legal possession, Lithosphere, Mandate, Marginal land, Marl, Mold, Mortmain, Occupancy, Occupation, Original title, Owning, Possessing, Possession, Preoccupancy, Preoccupation, Prepossession, Prescription, Property, Property rights, Proprietary rights, Real estate, Real property, Region, Regolith, Seisin, Socage, Sod, Soil, Squatting, Subaerial deposit, Sublease, Subsoil, Tenancy, Tenantry, Tenure, Tenure in chivalry, Terra, Terra firma, Terrain, Territory, The country, Title, Topsoil, Underlease, Undertenancy, Usucapion, Villein socage, Villeinhold, Villenage, Woodland

How to use Freehold in a sentence?

  1. Title is called feudal or ‘feuhold’ tenure which is the equivalent of freehold and is absolute title.
  2. Freehold tenure.

Meaning of Freehold & Freehold Definition