of·fer·ee /ˌȯ-fə-'rē/ n: one to whom an offer is made
a unilateral contract consists of a promise on the part of the offeror and performance of the requisite terms by the offereeKloss v. Honeywell, Inc., 890 P.2d 480 (1995)

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

The person or entity to whom an offer is made, usually to enter into a contract.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Self-Employed Consultants & Contractors

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

offeree, Also known as the target company or target. A company in respect of which an offer has been made or is in contemplation to which the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers (the Code) applies. Paragraph 3 of the Introduction to the Code sets out the rules as to the companies, transactions and persons to which the Code applies. The Code definition of offeree provides that any reference to an offeree company includes a potential offeree company.
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Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

   a person or entity to whom an offer to enter into a contract is made by another (the offeror).

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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