from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The one to whom something is addressed.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The person or organization to which something, such as a letter or message, is addressed, for whom the item is intended.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One to whom anything is addressed.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who is addressed; specifically, one to whom anything is addressed.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one to whom something is addressed
We use Medco for our 3 month supplies and they ship in white plastic 10 1/4 "x13 1/4" x2 1/8 "unpadded envelopes and there are no markings identifying the contents (the addressee is MHS Services).
Of course, research was relatively simple if the addressee was a prisoner, an internee, or an exiled person who sent news to his family; but it was a difficult task when relatives had received no news from the addressee for a month or a year or more.
Likewise, "y'all" when used in the presence of a single person automatically invokes some larger set of people of which the addressee is a member.
Rather than retaining the conscious position of an addressee, that is, readers are being conscripted for an obliquely moral agenda that they may no longer contest without appearing to violate a covenant with the confessional subject.
The addressee was the well-known pianoforte master, the father of Clara Schumann
The addressee was the clever leader of the Young School of Northern Composers.
The inscription with signature, but without the name of the addressee is the bud.
You'll hardly need reminding that the addressee is the first among equals in a dictatorial regime that oppresses a billion people.
I hope it's not quite true that no one reads it, for today one can't simply be a viewer, as we habitually call the addressee of contemporary art.
(Printed in his Allgemeine Musik-Zeitung, 1887, No. 38.) ” The addressee was the well-known friend of Wagner.