How to use legatee in a sentence
Varun sees himself as a legatee of his father, Sanjay Gandhi, not his great-grandfather Nehru.
Dividends that are declared after a grant or bequest, though earned before, go to the legatee as income.
A person to whom real estate is given is called a devisee; the receiver of personal property a legatee.
Thus, should a person mentioned as legatee die before the testator, the legacy would be invalid.
Any person may be a devisee or legatee including married women, minors and corporations.
Cesarine, the sole legatee of her lover, received an income of only six hundred livres.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z | Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
British Dictionary definitions for legatee
a person to whom a legacy is bequeathed: Compare devisee
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012