from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that is examined.

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  • n. The one who is examined.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A person examined.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One examined, or who undergoes an examination.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who is tested (as by an intelligence test or an academic examination)


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examine +‎ -ee (“object of”)


  • The examiners deliberately foul up a MicroMatic draft dispense system and the examinee has to troubleshoot the equipment to make the beer pour right.

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  • Another hapless examinee wrote: "Dear examiner, I have tried really hard, please be kind to my paper."

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  • AFQT scores are not raw scores, but rather percentile scores indicating how each examinee performed compared with all other examinees.

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  • An exam, however, may attempt to cover as much lessons as it possibly could and extract them from the examinee through a series of creatively designed portions in the exam paper – but not all.

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  • Otani blushes then angrily tells them them that a busy examinee like him has no time to think about things like that.

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  • If my memory serves me right, there was a time when the CSC is allowing government personnel to take the professional career service examination even if they have not graduated in college, provided the examinee has logged in at least two years of college education and five years of continuous government service at the time the CSC test is administered.

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  • He was a man of straw, a glib examinee in subjects that require no exact knowledge (he had always done well on Essays and General Papers) and the first hint of a real threat to his bodily life knocked him sprawling. ''

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  • Q: So, if a person being interviewed is an interviewee, and a person taking an examination is an examinee, is a person taking a quiz a quizee?

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  • “Lucien de Rubempre is in custody under suspicion of being your accomplice,” said he, watching to see the effect of this news on his examinee.

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  • He was a man of straw, a glib examinee in subjects that require no exact knowledge he had always done well on Essays and general papers.

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