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See definition of devisee on Dictionary.com
  • as inbeneficiary
  • as inheir

synonyms for devisee

  • heir
  • recipient
  • assignee
  • donee
  • grantee
  • heiress
  • inheritor
  • legatee
  • payee
  • possessor
  • receiver
  • stipendiary
  • successor
  • almsperson

antonyms for devisee

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  • giver
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How to use devisee in a sentence

Or, if the land has been given to a devisee, he can require the executor or administrator to pay the mortgage.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
A person to whom real estate is given is called a devisee; the receiver of personal property a legatee.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Any person may be a devisee or legatee including married women, minors and corporations.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
A person benefiting under a will is a legatee of money, or a devisee of land, and not an heir to either.
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRYARTHUR CHARLES FOX-DAVIES
If he dies intestate it goes to his heir-at-law, and if he devises the estate it goes to the devisee.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 13, SLICE 2VARIOUS
The devisee, by the will, acted very strangely about the property.
THE GALAXY, VOLUME 23, NO. 2, FEBRUARY, 1877VARIOUS
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DEVISEE

  • almspersons
  • assignees
  • devisees
  • donees
  • grantees
  • heiresses
  • heirs
  • inheritors
  • legatees
  • payees
  • possessors
  • receivers
  • recipients
  • stipendiaries
  • successors
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