1. recipient

noun. ['rəˈsɪpiːənt, rɪˈsɪpiːənt'] a person who receives something.


  • protege
  • inheritor
  • honoree
  • dependent
  • dependant
  • mandatory
  • acquirer
  • assignee
  • heir
  • host
  • heritor
  • borrower
  • conferee
  • mandatary
  • warrantee
  • receiver
  • sendee
  • donee
  • grantee
  • consignee
  • transferee
  • annuitant
  • alienee
  • payee
  • addressee


  • unaddicted
  • unconditional
  • unsupported
  • insubordinate

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Rhymes with Recipient

  • percipient
  • incipient

How do you pronounce recipient?

Pronounce recipient as rɪˈsɪpiənt.

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How do you spell recipient? Is it recipiant ?

A common misspelling of recipient is recipiant

Sentences with recipient

1. Noun, singular or mass
Input the amount of money you would like to send, and the email address of the recipient.

Quotes about recipient

1. Without community service, we would not have a strong quality of life. It's important to the person who serves as well as the recipient. It's the way in which we ourselves grow and develop.
- Dorothy Height

2. I’m passionate about being compassionate. It takes a lot to give of yourself, and that’s why it’s such a gift—for both the recipient and the giver.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. I decided that giving a girl a ring when you're not in a serious relationship is sort of like giving a guy a blow job when you have no real feelings for him. It makes everything feel a little cheap.It cheapens the giver and the recipient.
- Emily Giffin, Baby Proof

2. recipient

noun. ['rəˈsɪpiːənt, rɪˈsɪpiːənt'] the semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause.


  • recipient role
  • participant role


  • heir presumptive
  • independent
  • free