designee

noun des·ig·nee \ ˌde-zig-ˈnē \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of designee

: one that is designated

Examples of designee in a Sentence

  1. the President's designees for Cabinet positions

  2. the director or his designee shall sign the report

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First Known Use of designee

1899


DESIGNEE Defined for English Language Learners

designee

noun

Definition of designee for English Language Learners

  • : a person who has been officially chosen to do or be something : a person who has been designated



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