- a person to whom a check, money, etc., is payable.
Origin of payee
Related Words for payeeheir, recipient, beneficiary, collector, consignee, payee, possessor, receiver, successor, inheritor, devisee, grantee, donee, assignee, stipendiary, legatee, heiress
Examples from the Web for payee
Historical Examples of payee
If the remitter or payee be a Peer or a Bishop, his ordinary title is sufficient.Canadian Postal Guide
Not the association of bankruptcy—no; as you represent the payee!The Outcry
The date was filled in, and the name of her son as the payee.The Scarlet Feather
He say he knock hellee outee me allee time I come for payee.Stories in Light and Shadow
That is, he writes his name thereon, before the payee indorses it.
- the person to whom a cheque, money order, etc, is made out
- a person to whom money is paid or due