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Definitions of addressee

  1.   One to whom anything is addressed.
  2.   One to whom anything, as a letter or a package, is directed.
  3.   one to whom something is addressed

Usage examples for addressee

  1. Professor E. Fantham notes that the bulk of xiv could even have been written before Ovid chose Tuticanus as its addressee – The Last Poems of Ovid by Ovid
  2. Seeing it of such importance, and knowing it to be military, Judge Lane opened it, since we could not trace the addressee – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  3. Lukewarm and parsimonious, the states had responded to his eloquent appeals with wrangling addressee and insufficient votes. ” – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  4. Here, he said in a voice of authority that commanded the official's attention and respect, see that this package of bonds is delivered at once to the addressee and that the addressor is advised of its safe arrival. ” – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  5. Before leaving Genoa, however, my agent took steps to ensure the transmission of his correspondence, and a telegram despatched by Giraud from St. Martin, after my departure thence, duly reached the addressee at Cuneo. ” – Dross by Henry Seton Merriman
  6. The addressee inquired for them daily for weeks. ” – Tramping Through Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras Being the Random Notes of an Incurable Vagabond by Harry A. Franck
  7. His addressee continued to weep silently. ” – The Marooner by Charles A. Stearns
  8. And even the letters and telegrams that were actually passed were so carelessly handled that many of them were lost on the way or delayed until they became meaningless to the addressee – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  9. “ " These endorsements, I take it," said Macloud, " though without date and signed only with initials, were made by the original addressee Marmaduke Duval, his son, who was presumably Daniel Duval, and Daniel Duval's son, Marmaduke; the rest, of course, is plain." ” – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  10. Under the New York statutes it is a criminal offense for a telegraph employee to divulge the contents of a telegram to any other person than the addressee except when it relates to unlawful business. ” – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  11. Having turned to the specified verse in the Word, the addressee read the following long epistle:- " When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war, neither shall he be charged with any business; but he shall be free at home one year, and shall cheer up his wife which he hath taken." ” – The Esperantist, Complete by Various
  12. In addition to this, place a comma after the name of the addressee a comma after the street address, if one be given, and after the name of the town or city. ” – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  13. “ Gallio, the addressee of the eleventh poem, is frequently quoted by the elder Seneca. ” – The Last Poems of Ovid by Ovid
  14. “ I have made inquiries- Colonel Duval's father was Marmaduke, whose son was Daniel, whose son was Marmaduke, the addressee – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  15. Most of the authors of these addressee did not confine themselves to mere congratulations; they entreated Bonaparte to consolidate his work, the true meaning of which was that it was time he should make himself Emperor and establish hereditary succession. ” – Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v7 by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
  16. The addressee Lambertus Grunnius, apostolic secretary, was most probably an imaginary personage. ” – Erasmus and the Age of Reformation by Johan Huizinga

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