executornoun [ C ]uk /ɪɡˈzek.jə.tər/ us /ɪɡˈzek.jə.t̬ɚ/ specialized
Examples from literature
- And of course I desire you to be the executor.
- He says he must have the support of the other executor.
- In the first place, Robert Palmer's will distinctly stated that everything was left to the judgment of the executors.
- The next day, however, the will was actually drawn up, executed, and placed in my cousin's hands, he being the sole executor.
- When I came to be executor, there was nearly nothing to guide me as to the amount of my father's property,—and I certainly did not succeed in realising all that he was supposed to have acquired.