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optionee

Syllabification: op·tion·ee
Pronunciation: /ˌäpSHəˈnē
 
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Definition of optionee in English:

noun

A recipient or holder of stock options.
Example sentences
  • Despite potential dilution, shareholders didn't object: share prices at growth companies were awarded a premium, rewarding shareholders and optionees alike.

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