Definition of addressee
: one to whom something is addressed
Examples of addressee in a Sentence
The addressee no longer lives here, so I've returned the letter to the post office.
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First Known Use of addressee
ADDRESSEE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of addressee for English Language Learners
: the person to whom mail is addressed
ADDRESSEE Defined for Kids
Definition of addressee for Students
: the person to whom something is addressed
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