- a person to whom a claim, right, property, etc. is transferred
- a person appointed to act for another
Origin of assigneeFrench assigné: see assign
- A party to which a transfer of property, rights, or interest is made.
- One appointed to act for another; a deputy or agent.
OriginSee also: assignée
Old French assigné
assignee - Legal Definition
One to whom a duty, interest, or right is assigned.