[ UK /ɛɡzˈɛkjuːtɐ/ ]
[ US /ɪɡˈzɛkjətɝ/ ]
[ US /ɪɡˈzɛkjətɝ/ ]
- a person appointed by a testator to carry out the terms of the will
How To Use executor In A Sentence
- If the executors do not appear, but the claimant can prove by inquest that the testator bequeathed him the tenement, it shall be delivered to him.
- The paper gives a detailed discussion on the determination of surplus behavior from the classification of organized offender, executor, accessory and abettor.
- I do think that the executors of Diana's will seriously violated her wishes by not dividing her personal property among her godchildren as she requested.
- People often agree to be executors of wills, thinking that it is rather like giving a reference. Times, Sunday Times
- When the executor or administrator prepares accounts to be approved by the beneficiaries, heirs-at-law or the court, an application for compensation should be included.
- Whole families disappeared and their homes remain undisturbed until an executor crosses the threshold to arrange a sale. Times, Sunday Times
- In general, historians tend to portray Somerset's rise to power as logically inevitable and to cast Mary as a marginalized from the jockeying for political position that took place amongst the executor-councilors during the first two months of Edward VI's reign. 11 Hindsight makes it easy to forget that the political situation taking shape after Henry's death in late January 1547 initially appeared unstable. From Heads of Household to Heads of State: The Preaccession Households of Mary and Elizabeth Tudor, 1516-1558
- You will need to appoint a few people as executors of your will. The Sun
- The attorney was appointed executor and opened a "trust account" at a local bank. Christianity Today
- A judge in Palm Beach County ruled in 2009 that Lehman had been invalidly appointed as executor of Lucom's will in Florida, making him what the judge called an "intermeddling volunteer" in the estate. The Seattle Times