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promisee

[ prom-uh-see ]
/ ˌprɒm əˈsi /
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noun Law.

a person to whom a promise is made.

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Origin of promisee

First recorded in 1725–35; promise + -ee
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British Dictionary definitions for promisee

promisee
/ (ˌprɒmɪˈsiː) /

noun

contract law a person to whom a promise is madeSee promisor
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