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also con·fer·ree  (kŏn′fə-rē′)
1. A participant in a conference.
2. One upon whom something, such as an honor, is conferred.
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(ˌkɒnfɜːˈriː) or


1. a person who takes part in a conference
2. a person on whom an honour or gift is conferred
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or con•fer•ree

(ˌkɒn fəˈri)

1. a person on whom something is conferred.
2. a person, group, etc., that confers or takes part in a conference.
[1765–75, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conferee - a person on whom something is bestowed; "six honorary were conferred; the conferees were..."
recipient, receiver - a person who receives something
2.conferee - a member of a conference
conference - a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)
communicator - a person who communicates with others
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also conferree
One who participates in a conference:
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[ˌkɒnfɜːˈriː] N (US) → congresista mf
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This arrangement worked out well for both conferee and exhibitor.
According to the writer (Helm, 1989), the first step is for the school administrator to establish whether the conferee is communication primarily through visual, auditory, or kinesthetic means (Please note that individuals communicate in all three modalities, but that they usually stress one approach more than another.) so as to establish the "ideal communication modality for each person.
* The Conferee Networking Sessions, which premiered in 2007, were expanded from 8 to 27 sessions this year with many additional topics and were attended by more than 500 participants.
House Ways and Means Chair William Thomas (R-Calif.), a highway conferee, said the counter-offer would obligate $284 billion in spending on highways and transit.
Senate Minority Leader Thomas Daschle (D-SD), a conferee who has not been allowed to attend the final negotiating sessions by Conference Chairman Bill Thomas (R-CA), sounded just as pessimistic Nov.
In the House, Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-Texas), a transportation conferee, continues to say that House Republican leaders will not send a transportation bill to President Bush that he will veto.
TDY costs, including lodging, must be incurred by each conferee's agency.
Senate Majority Leader Thomas Daschle (D-SD), another conferee who has been excluded, warned Senate Democrats would filibuster any final compromise if they did not agree with the final product.