corecipient

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noun co·re·cip·i·ent \ (ˌ)kō-ri-ˈsi-pē-ənt \
variants: or co-recipient
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of corecipient

plural corecipients or co-recipients
:one who receives something (such as an honor or award) with another
  • the corecipients of the Nobel Peace Prize
  • In 2012 Mr. Berry was co-recipient, with Leonard Cohen, of PEN New England's Song Lyrics of Literary Excellence Award.
  • —Mark Feeney

First Known Use of corecipient

1849


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