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[ig-zam-uh-nee] /ɪgˌzæm əˈni/
a person who is examined.
Origin of examinee
First recorded in 1780-90; examine + -ee Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Historical Examples
  • The magnitude of the issue makes the examinee—or breaks him.

    An American at Oxford John Corbin
  • He was neither a son, nor a friend, nor a lover; he ceased to have human ties; he had become an examinee.

    The Roll-Call Arnold Bennett
  • As soon as mere denial is ineffectual in face of certain proven facts, the examinee is entirely at the judge's mercy.

  • Between the ages of seventeen and twenty-seven or thirty the examinee will have had to undergo sixteen examinations.

  • Doubtless Steven was slightly embarrassed by the detachment of the examinee, and blundered.

    The Wonder J. D. Beresford
British Dictionary definitions for examinee


a person who takes an examination
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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