follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

vendee

[ven-dee] /vɛnˈdi/
noun, Chiefly Law.
1.
the person to whom a thing is sold.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; vend + -ee

Vendée

[vahn-dey] /vɑ̃ˈdeɪ/
noun
1.
a department in W France, on the Atlantic: royalist revolt 1793–95. 2709 sq. mi. (7015 sq. km).
Capital: La Roche-sur-Yon.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for vendee
  • Immediately, a contract of sale was executed with the mortgagee as vendor and the mortgagor as vendee.
  • The bankruptcy proceedings were commenced by the vendee, not a third party.
British Dictionary definitions for vendee

vendee

/vɛnˈdiː/
noun
1.
(mainly law) a person to whom something, esp real property, is sold; buyer

Vendée

/French vɑ̃de/
noun
1.
a department of W France, in Pays-de-la-Loire region: scene of the Wars of the Vendée, a series of peasant-royalist insurrections (1793–95) against the Revolutionary government. Capital: La Roche-sur-Yon. Pop: 565 230 (2003 est). Area: 7016 sq km (2709 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for vendee

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for vendee

10
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for vendee