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Definition: Donee

Quick Summary of Donee

the recipient of funds or other benefits

What is the dictionary definition of Donee?

Dictionary Definition

Someone who receives a gift from a donor.

Full Definition of Donee

Although ‘donee’ is a general term meaning ‘recipient’, in trust law it often has the additional, and somewhat confusing, meaning of a person who holds a power of appointment.

Synonyms For Donee


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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Donee. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 24, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Donee. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 24, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Donee. Retrieved September 24, 2021, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Donee are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

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