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Usage examples for appointee

  1. A vacancy in the ranks of the anti- impeaching Republicans to be filled by an impeaching appointee might happen. – History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868 by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)
  2. Accordingly, when Yeardley's three year term was ended in 1621 and Sir Francis Wyatt was sent as his replacement, Sir Edwin also sent his brother, George Sandys, as appointee to a new office of treasurer. – The Virginia Company Of London, 1606-1624 by Wesley Frank Craven
  3. The State Senate sided with Field by refusing to confirm the new appointee John A. McClernand. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  4. Then they returned to the Governor, to whom the Attorney- General gave his opinion that his present conclusion was that the Governor could empower him, or some appointee to prosecute the case. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  5. " Please do," he chuckled, " and I'll have you arrested for obstructing a special appointee of the court in the performance of his duty." – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  6. It enables the popular will- the will of which the executive is the exponent, the will of which it is the appointee to carry out within the Constitution desires and conceptions which one branch of the Constitution dislikes and resists. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  7. The executive, the appointee of the popular chamber and the nation, can make new peers, and so create a majority in the peers; it can say to the Lords, Use the powers of your House as we like, or you shall not use them at all. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  8. The caprice of Parliament is better checked when the faculty of dissolution is entrusted to its appointee than when it is set apart in an outlying and an alien authority. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  9. The appointee may be created a peer; or he may stand for election to the Commons and, winning, qualify himself for a cabinet post. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  10. You were my pet appointee so you went, too. – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  11. John Mayrant was subordinate to the President's appointee – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  12. Any of said members of said board, except the chairman, may be removed and replaced by the power appointing him, such new appointee to be certified to the chairman in the same manner as above provided for. – The Trade Union Woman by Alice Henry
  13. I came first to you, Mr. Colbrith, because it was my duty as a subordinate, and your own appointee and because you were my father's friend so many years ago. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  14. They take their chances as the cases go on; some of them know the jury- one or two is enough; some are learned in the law- more learned, often, than the prosecutor, who is a Government appointee with political backers, and now and then one of them knows the Judge, who is also a political appointee and occasionally has his party to care for. – The Underdog by F. Hopkinson Smith
  15. I am Mr. Colbrith's appointee you know- not an elected officer. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  16. Any other appointee can also write a poem. – A Collection of College Words and Customs by Benjamin Homer Hall
  17. How long would the appointee serve? – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  18. It is quite well understood that such an appointee is expected to gain a fortune as rapidly as he can, by any method possible, so that he may give way for some one else to be brought over from Spain for a similar reward. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
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