What does the word grantee mean?

Usage examples for grantee

  1. Ramierez kept a fonda or hostelry on a small estate,- the last of many leagues formerly owned by the Spanish grantee, his landlord,- and had a wife of some small coquetries and redundant charms. – From Sand Hill to Pine by Bret Harte
  2. The person buying the property is known as the Grantee. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
  3. Usually a deed need not be read to the grantee, nor can he avoid it because he did not know the contents, except when fraud has been practised on him. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles