noun Law.
a person to whom a promise is made.

1725–35; promise + -ee Unabridged
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promisee (ˌprɒmɪˈsiː)
contract law See promisor a person to whom a promise is made

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Example sentences
Interpreted as promisor believed promisee understood it.
Moreover, the promisor can raise any defense against the third party beneficiary that it could raise against the promisee.
Consideration may be either a benefit to the promisor or a detriment to the promisee.
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