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Meaning of APPOINTEE

Pronunciation:  upoyn'tee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who is appointed to a job or position
  2. [n]  an official who is appointed
 

APPOINTEE is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: appointment
 
 See Also: functionary, human, individual, mortal, official, person, placeman, placeseeker, somebody, someone, soul

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ap*point*ee"\, n. [F. appoint['e], p. p. of
appointer. See {Appoint}, v. t.]
1. A person appointed.

         The commission authorizes them to make appointments,
         and pay the appointees.               --Circular of
                                               Mass.
                                               Representatives
                                               (1768).

2. (law) A person in whose favor a power of appointment is
   executed. --Kent. Wharton.

 

 

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