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host

Overview of noun host

1. host -- (a person who invites guests to a social event (such as a party in his or her own home) and who is responsible for them while they are there)

2. horde, host, legion -- (a vast multitude)

3. host -- (an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; it does not benefit and is often harmed by the association)

4. master of ceremonies, emcee, host -- (a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers))

5. host, legion -- (archaic terms for army)

6. host -- (any organization that provides resources and facilities for a function or event; "Atlanta was chosen to be host for the Olympic Games")

7. host -- ((medicine) recipient of transplanted tissue or organ from a donor)

8. host, innkeeper, boniface -- (the owner or manager of an inn)

9. Host -- (a technical name for the bread used in the service of Mass or Holy Communion)

10. server, host -- ((computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network)


Overview of verb host


from tagged texts)

1. host -- (be the host of or for; "We hosted 4 couples last night")



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