a suffix of nouns often denoting someone who is the object of some action, or who undergoes or receives something, as in assignee, donee, employee, which may be opposed to an agentive noun, as in assigner, donor, employer. However, examples such as absentee, retiree, and escapee show that -ee words may themselves be agentive in meaning.

{French , past participle ending, from Latin -ātus -ate1}
Usage: This suffix is used in an increasing number of formations, many American in origin, such as mentee `one under the tutelage of a mentor', awardee `one to whom an award is made', including some with an active rather than passive sense, such as attendee and even standee.
a suffix used in literary imitations of Chinese and other Asian pidgin English, usually added indiscriminately to nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc.: * "Horsee no pullee", Wing says. "You crackee whipee, Georgie, make horsee pullee." –keith garvey, 1981.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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