Definition of addressee in English:


Line breaks: ad|dress¦ee
Pronunciation: /ˌadrɛˈsiː


  • The person to whom something is addressed: the contents of the letters were calculated to cause distress to the individual addressee the need to state clearly the addressees of reports
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    • The post gradually stacks up in messy piles, until it eventually gets removed by one or other of the addressees, many of whom still appear to have a door-key.
    • All this is of course comes from the perspective of an addressee whom I have held to have been rather too well qualified.
    • It's curious and beguiling that an artist so known as a raiser of hell should also be so accomplished at writing ballads in which various female addressees get reassured emotionally.

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