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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause; A person who gets something.

Usage examples (34)
  • Simply claiming to be a Medal of Honor recipient is one thing.
  • The recipient is then free to pass the gift on to anyone she likes.
  • The waiting recipient is disappointed, but still has an incompatible donor.
  • One day, as I tried to locate an address, I called the recipient for directions. for more
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