Define: Assignor

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Definition: Assignor

Quick Summary of Assignor

An assignor is the party that transfers a property or right (with their associated obligations and rights) to another (the assignee) under an assignment.

What is the dictionary definition of Assignor?

Dictionary Definition

legal The person or party which makes an assignment.


Synonyms For Assignor

alienator, ceding, assignors, grantor, allocator

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Assignor. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. March 30, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Assignor. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: March 30, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Assignor. Retrieved March 30, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Assignor are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 28th December 2019.