Recipient

  • (noun): A person who gets something.
    Synonyms: receiver
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on recipient:

Califano V. Yamasaki
... Section 204(b) allowed the Secretary to preclude the recoupment if the disability recipient was without fault and adjustments or recovery would "defeat the purposes" of the Act or "be against ... if the agency's decision on the request went against the recipient, and an oral hearing would be granted only if the recipient continued to object to recoupment ...
List Of Peerages Created For Women - James II
... Date Title Recipient Current status Notes 1686 Countess of Dorchester and Baroness Darlington Catherine Sedley Extinct on death of recipient 26 October 1717 For life only ... Mary Howard, Baroness Stafford Extinct on death of recipient, 1693 ... Baroness Shelburne Elizabeth Petty Extinct on death of recipient, February 1708 ...
List Of Zeta Psi Brothers - Famous Members - Military - Bravery
... Lance Corporal Frederick Fisher, VC ΑΨ'1913 Recipient of the Victoria Cross ? Cortez Cortez Kappa Fought for both the North and the South in the Civil War, made ... Army, Medal of Honor recipient (Philippine-American War) Charles Phelps Ο'1865* Brigadier General U.S ... Army, Medal of Honor recipient, U.S ...
List Of Medal Of Honor Recipients Educated At The United States Naval Academy - Medal of Honor Recipients - World War II
... Kidd 1906 Rear Admiral recipient of the Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions on the bridge of the USS Arizona (BB-39) during the attack on Pearl Harbor a Van ... Bennion 1910 Captain recipient of the Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions during the attack on Pearl Harbor while commanding, and saving from destruction, the USS West Virginia (BB-48) a ... Callaghan 1911 Rear Admiral posthumous recipient of the Medal of Honor for bravery and leadership in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on November 13, 1942 classmate Norman Scott was his second-in-command and ...
List Of Medal Of Honor Recipients Educated At The United States Naval Academy - Medal of Honor Recipients - Other Recipients
... Howe 1870 Recipient of the Medal of Honor as a 14-year-old drummer boy during the American Civil War later appointed to the Academy a Hawthorne, Harry L.Ha ... MOH for his actions at Wounded Knee a Simpson, Henry LakinHenry Lakin Simpson 1882 Recipient of the Medal of Honor as a for rescuing a man overboard later appointed to ... Jones 1907 Rear Admiral recipient of the Medal of Honor for his extraordinary heroism during the destruction of the USS Tennessee (ACR-10) during a 1916 hurricane a Corry, Jr ...

More definitions of "recipient":

  • (noun): The semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause.
    Synonyms: recipient role

Famous quotes containing the word recipient:

    He who bestows something great receives no gratitude; for in accepting it the recipient has already been weighed down too much.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    True human goodness, in all its purity and freedom, can come to the fore only when its recipient has no power.
    Milan Kundera (b. 1929)

    The award of a pure gold medal for poetry would flatter the recipient unduly: no poem ever attains such carat purity.
    Robert Graves (1895–1985)