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in·ter·view

 (ĭn′tər-vyo͞o′)
n.
1. A formal meeting in person, especially one arranged for the assessment of the qualifications of an applicant.
2.
a. A conversation, such as one conducted by a reporter, in which facts or statements are elicited from another.
b. An account or a reproduction of such a conversation.
3. Informal An interviewee: an actor who was a tough interview.
v. in·ter·viewed, in·ter·view·ing, in·ter·views
v.tr.
To obtain an interview from.
v.intr.
To have an interview: interviewed with a publishing company.

[French entrevue, from Old French, from feminine past participle of entrevoir, to see : entre-, between (from Latin inter-; see inter-) + voir, to see (from Latin vidēre; see weid- in Indo-European roots).]

in′ter·view′a·ble adj.
in′ter·view·ee′ n.
in′ter·view′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interviewee - a person who is interviewedinterviewee - a person who is interviewed    
don't-know - a person who responds `I don't know' in a public opinion poll; "70% in favor, 13% opposed and 17% don't-knows"
answerer, responder, respondent - someone who responds
Translations

interviewee

[ˈɪntəˌvjuːˈiː] Nentrevistado/a m/f

interviewee

[ˌɪntərvjuˈiː] n
(for job)candidat m (qui passe un entretien)
(on radio, TV)invité(e) m/f, personne f interviewée
My interviewee was Professor Ferguson → Mon invité était le professeur Ferguson., La personne que j'interviewais était le professeur Ferguson

interviewee

n (for job) → Kandidat(in) m(f)(für die Stelle); (Press, TV etc) → Interviewte(r) mf

interviewee

[ˌɪntəvjuːˈiː] n (Media) → intervistato/a; (for job) chi viene sottoposto ad un colloquio di lavoro
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