This is where you would write the payee's name on a check.
- The definition of a payee is the person to whom money is being paid.
An example of payee is the name of the grocery store written on the check.
the person to whom a payment is made or owed
One to whom money is paid.
- One to whom money is paid.
pay +"Ž -ee (“object of action")
payee - Legal Definition
Any person to whom a debt is to be paid; one to whose order a check or other negotiable instrument is made out.