- a person who receives an annuity.
Origin of annuitant
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Examples from the Web for annuitant
The holder of an annuity is called an annuitant, and the person on whose life the annuity depends is called the nominee.
From time to time he went to see his annuitant, just as one goes in July to see when the harvest is likely to begin.The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 1 (of 8)
Guy de Maupassant
Such an event, however, is almost as rare as resignation of an office-holder or the death of an annuitant.My Native Land
- a person in receipt of or entitled to an annuity
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