selectee


selectee

noun

Definition of SELECTEE

1
a person forced or required to enroll in military service <had the dubious distinction of being the last selectee to serve in the Vietnam War>
Related Words levy; recruit, rookie
Near Antonyms enlistee, volunteer
2
one who has been chosen by some authority for a specific position or duty <NASA's roster of selectees for its astronaut training program>

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up selectee? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More