noun. a wage earner who is served with a garnishment.
verb. take a debtor's wages on legal orders, such as for child support.
Sentences with garnishee
1. Noun, singular or mass
When a creditor has a judgment from a court that states the garnishee owes money, they should not disobey the order of the court.
2. Verb, base form
It's possible the lender could garnishee your wages or place a lien on your own house in order to get satisfaction.
The news might also arrive in the form of a bank account freeze or a garnishee notice from her payroll department.