host

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhəʊst/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/hoʊst/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(hōst)



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Sense: Verb: entertain guests
Synonyms:
entertain , throw a party, have a party, have sb over for, wine and dine sb, have sb over for, have sb for, invite sb for, invite sb over for
Sense: Verb: present a show
Synonyms:
present , lead , head , compere (UK), MC, emcee, be the host of, be the presenter of, anchor (mainly US)
Sense: Noun: announcer
Synonyms:
hostess , announcer, master of ceremonies, MC, emcee, presenter , moderator, anchor , anchorman (mainly US), anchorwoman (mainly US), showman, compere (UK)
Sense: Noun: large group
Synonyms:
throng, multitude, army , herd , drove , crowd , array , horde, gaggle, flock , legion, myriad , ton (informal), load (informal)
Sense: Noun: organism on which a parasite subsists
Synonyms:
host body, body
Sense: Noun: sacramental bread - capitalized
Synonyms:
eucharist, communion wafer, body of Christ, sacrament, bread

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