What does the word appointee mean?

Usage examples for appointee

  1. Italy and Venezuela will only receive the appointee in one of his two capacities, but this does not prevent the requirement of a bond and submission to the responsibilities of an office whose duties he can not discharge. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  2. " Please do," he chuckled, " and I'll have you arrested for obstructing a special appointee of the court in the performance of his duty." – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  3. The State Senate sided with Field by refusing to confirm the new appointee, John A. McClernand. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White