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A derivative word from garnish: from Germanic warnjan to guard: through Old French garnir: to Middle English
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garnishee (plural garnishees)
- (law) the person whose money is garnished
garnishee (third-person singular simple present garnishees, present participle garnisheeing, simple past and past participle garnisheed)
- (transitive, law) the act of attaching the property sought to be secured.