One who receives, such as one who receives money or goods. (noun)
An individual receiving donor organs or tissues. (noun)
The portion of an alembic or other still in which the distilled liquid is collected. (noun)
Examples of word recipient
Behind the smile on the face of the recipient is the brain thinking "Its true, Americans ARE clueless, what a dope."
This morning, the 'fearless reporter' who is of course John Humphries, visited a London Hospital, which he described as the recipient of many millions of the cash donated by the taxpayer to the N.H.S., courtesy of the Labour Government.
Could a Hawaii "gambler" claim their expense instead as a gift, if the recipient is governmental or a non-profit?
The recipient is selected by the Motionless Picture Association of America in consultation with its owners, Time Warner, Viacom, Fox, Sony, NBC Universal and Disney.
If someone slaps another, the recipient is often motivated to respond with greater force.