Recipient - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈsɪpiənt|  American pronunciation of the word recipient
Brit.  |rɪˈsɪpɪənt|  British pronunciation of the word recipient


- a person who receives something (syn: receiver)
- the semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause


the recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize of those rare films that are the recipient of both critical and popular réclame...

a recipient of a transplanted heart

Word forms

singular: recipient
plural: recipients
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