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Synonyms and Antonyms of appointee

  1. one who has been chosen by some authority for a specific position or duty <the announcement of the presidential appointees to the cabinet> Synonyms designee, nominee, selectee Related Words candidate; assignee, licensee, licentiate, permittee; inductee; agent, delegate, delegatee, deputy; choice, draftee, endorsee, pick, selection

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