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Definition of Executor

  • One who executes or performs; a doer; as, an executor of baseness.
  • The person appointed by a testator to execute his will, or to see its provisions carried into effect, after his decease.
  • a person appointed by a testator to carry out the terms of the will

How to use executor in a sentence. Executor pronunciation.

None of the buzz of preparation nor the hum of anticipation which to the civilian mind should precede a desperate battle, but three or four members of the detachment took out their soldiers' hand-books and wrote in them their last will and testament, requesting their commander to witness the same and act as executor.
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I'll write a note to my own solicitor, the sportsman who was my father's executor.
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He thought of writing to the solicitor who had been his father's executor, but he could not bring himself to, for it was contrary to his express advice that he had sold the mortgages in which his money had been invested.
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These two men as executors will exactly carry out my wishes.
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I have made my will and named your father as my executor and the guardian of my daughter, and you are to succeed, in case of his death!
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An early evening interview with General Willoughby had disclosed to the Major the inconvenient fact that the dead nabob had left a carefully drawn will, whereof Andrew Fraser, of St. Heliers, Jersey, and Douglas Fraser, of Calcutta, were executors.
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Douglas Fraser, the second executor, on his way back to India.
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If he qualifies duly as executor, and then files the will, then the estate is responsible, through him.
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Thats a fair allowance for an ordinary executor!
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The resources of all the local furnishers were taxed by the young prisoner's taste, and, the old executor, unbending a little, grimly vaunted his "dangerous liberality.
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A formal communication from the Credit Lyonnais informed him that Monsieur le Professeur Andrew Fraser had formally forbidden Messrs. Glyn, Carr & Glyn to pay the four bills of exchange, acting in his capacity of executor of a will duly filed at Doctor's Commons, and that the four drafts must be proved as debts against the estate, and so paid later, in due process of law on proof of the claim.
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The arrival from India of the papers of the deceased, and the testimony of his body servant Simpson, as well as the Calcutta Banker and solicitors, proves that no such considerable withdrawals as twenty-five thousand pounds were ever contemplated by the deceased, who had sent the most minute business instructions to his agent and later executor.
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And then, Captain Anstruther, addressing the executor, in the presence of the gray-bearded old General, repeated the words of voluntary resignation and surrender of all rights as guardian over Nadine Johnstone, first taking his written consent to the marriage.
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Bill the said Executors having refused for I know not what reason, I returned it to Brown with note of the dishonor done it, and so the sum still stands on his Books in our favor.
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As one of the executors of Archibald Kane's estate, it was really the lawyer's duty to look into the matter of Lester's ultimate decision.
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I come as an emissary of the estate, I might say as one of the executors under the will of Mr. Kane's father.
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Meanwhile, in turning over the gossip of the town, one of the newspapermen ran across the fact that the Boncour bungalow was owned by the Posts, and that Halsey Post, as the executor of the estate, was a more frequent visitor than the mere collection of the rent would warrant.
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Mr. Budlong was kept on such tenterhooks by lawyers and papers to sign, titles to clear, executors and executrices to consult, and waivers, deeds, indentures and things that he had no time for his regular business.
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It is only in reference to the executors of the first of these judgments that more distinct disclosures were given to the prophet himself at a subsequent period.
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Prithee, who will transmit it to the executors?
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Examples of Executor

Example #1
The courage evinced by these men was not of that brutal order which ignores danger, but of the moral quality which, fully realizing that somebody must get hurt, quietly resolves to face whatever may happen in the performance of the full measure of duty.
Example #2
There was no excited talk indulged in.
Example #3
Would you like me to come with you now?
Example #4
I expect he'll still be at his office.
Example #5
He could not help recognising that his case was hopeless.
Example #6
One day he broke off suddenly from the subject on which he had been talking.