interviewee

[in-ter-vyoo-ee, in-ter-vyoo-ee]

noun

a person who is interviewed.

Nearby words

  1. intervertebral disc,
  2. intervertebral disk,
  3. intervertebral foramen,
  4. intervertebral vein,
  5. interview,
  6. interviewer,
  7. intervillous lacuna,
  8. intervillous space,
  9. intervocalic,
  10. intervolve

Origin of interviewee

First recorded in 1880–85; interview + -ee

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Word Origin and History for interviewee

interviewee

n.

1884, from interview (v.) + -ee.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper