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 History of this Word

"ee" is from "?"spoken in France

Notes

In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

More words with this suffix,
biographee
absentee
returnee
draftee

Words related to this meaning

grammar is modifier

"-ee" is a type of suffix

Definition

A word ending that indicates someone who receives, performs, is the subject or is connected with. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.

Examples of how the word is used

-ee illustration Honorees are chosen by the Past Presidents in recognition of an individual's devotion to education in the field.
-ee illustration The following resources have been made available to attendees to help ensure a great experience at the conference.