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noun as in occupant

noun as in tenant

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Even when we are not the addressee but a later reader, they make us feel that we are members of a fortunate audience.

Don't deliver this letter to any person other than the addressee, Mr. Postman.

It seems that many letters addressed to their families in Turkey come back again, as the addressee has not been found.

He wrote home on the now famous postcards that inform the addressee that, on such and such a date, the sender was alive and well.

Once posted, a letter becomes the property of the Crown until it reaches the hands of the addressee.

Gallio, the addressee of the eleventh poem, is frequently quoted by the elder Seneca.


On this page you'll find 65 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to addressee, such as: citizen, colonist, dweller, inmate, occupant, and settler.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.