- The definition of an addressee is the intended recipient of something or the person to whom a verbal or written statement is to be delivered.
An example of the word addressee is the name on a piece of mail showing who should receive the mail.
the person to whom mail, etc. is addressed
The one to whom something is addressed.
- The person or organization to which something, such as a letter or message, is addressed or sent, for whom the item is intended.