trans·​fer·​or | \ ˌtran(t)s-(ˌ)fər-ˈȯr How to pronounce transferor (audio) \

Definition of transferor

: one that conveys a title, right, or property

Examples of transferor in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It is designed to hold assets and handle income of the transferor. Wesley E. Wright, Houston Chronicle, "Elder Law: Navigate Medicaid planning with irrevocable trusts," 19 July 2019 At that point, the transferor is powerless to stop redistribution. Eriq Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter, "Disney Misused 'Star Wars,' 'Frozen' Copyrights, Says Judge," 21 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of transferor

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Transferor.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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