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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person to whom a commitment is made.

Usage examples (34)
  • I really appreciate that quality, in my role of promisee as well as promisor.
  • Why should the promisee believe you, knowing that it may be to your advantage to renege?
  • But this clashes with our firm intuition that a broken promise harms primarily the jilted promisee.
  • So when the promisee goes searching for a reason to trust, the standard one is barred from consideration. for more
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