The recipient of a gift.
One who receives or is expected to receive a heritage, as of ideas, from a predecessor.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Contagious; catching. Used of an infectious disease.
The inheritor of a legacy.
One that receives a benefit:
The recipient of an award.
the semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
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