- the person, company, or the like to whom a piece of mail is addressed.
Origin of addressee
Related Words for addresseesdweller, settler, colonist, inmate, occupant, citizen, incumbent, resident, denizen, renter, inhabitant, holder, tenant, lodger, lessee, aborigine, boarder, neighbor, squatter, householder
Examples from the Web for addressees
Historical Examples of addressees
All printed matter (periodicals and other) should be delivered to the addressees.The Russian Turmoil
Anton Ivanovich Denikin
Full information on what is known of each of the addressees will be found in the introductions to the poems in the commentary.
The anecdotes dealing with the reception of these letters by their addressees are all fabulous in character.
- a person or organization to whom a letter, parcel, etc, is addressed
- a person who is addressed in conversation, a speech, a poem, etc