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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone to whom a bequest is given.

Usage examples (32)
  • Larrey whom she had appointed as her residuary legatee.
  • And a legatee finds himself in an inextricable thorn-bush.
  • I am proud to say that neither of my children is a legatee.
  • What was her position as legatee to her situation as a woman? for more
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