noun. the person to whom merchandise is delivered over.
Example sentences of the word consignee
1. Noun, singular or mass
The consignee will provide goods to the shop and agrees to be paid when the goods are sold.
A consignee gets to expand her offerings without laying out money for wholesale purchases.
3. Verb, base form
When a sale is made, the consignor loses ownership of an item, and the consignor and consignee both profit.