Resignee

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Resignee rĕz`ĭ*nē" One to whom anything is resigned, or in whose favor a resignation is made.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n resignee In law, the party to whom a thing is resigned.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Resignee the person to whom a thing is resigned
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—L. resignāre, -ātum, to annul—re-, sig. reversal, signāresignum, a mark.

Usage

In literature:

It was all too obvious what would happen to any resignees.
"Exploiter's End" by James Causey
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