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Host vs. Emcee

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  • Host (noun)

    One which receives or entertains a guest, socially, commercially, or officially.

    "A good host is always considerate of the guest’s needs."

  • Host (noun)

    One that provides a facility for an event.

  • Host (noun)

    A person or organization responsible for running an event.

    "Our company is host of the annual conference this year."

  • Host (noun)

    A moderator or master of ceremonies for a performance.

    "The host was terrible, but the acts themselves were good."

  • Host (noun)

    Any computer attached to a network.

  • Host (noun)

    A cell or organism which harbors another organism or biological entity, usually a parasite.

    "Viruses depend on the host that they infect in order to be able to reproduce."

  • Host (noun)

    An organism bearing certain genetic material.

    "The so-called junk DNA is known, so far, to provide no apparent benefit to its host."

  • Host (noun)

    A paid male companion offering conversation and in some cases sex, as in certain types of bar in Japan.

  • Host (noun)

    A multitude of people arrayed as an army; used also in religious senses, as: Heavenly host (of angels)

  • Host (noun)

    A large number of items; a large inventory.

    "The dealer stocks a host of parts for my Model A."

  • Host (noun)

    The consecrated bread or wafer of the Eucharist.

  • Host (verb)

    To perform the role of a host.

    "Our company will host the annual conference this year."

    "I was terrible at hosting that show."

    "I’ll be hosting tonight. I hope I’m not terrible."

  • Host (verb)

    To lodge at an inn.

  • Host (verb)

    To run software made available to a remote user or process.

    "Kremvax hosts a variety of services."

  • Emcee (noun)

    in its senses as

  • Emcee (noun)

    Master of ceremonies.

  • Emcee (verb)

    To act as the master of ceremonies (for).

  • Emcee (verb)

    To rap as part of a hip-hop performance.

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Webster Dictionary
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  • Host (noun)

    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

  • Host (noun)

    a vast multitude

  • Host (noun)

    an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; the host does not benefit and is often harmed by the association

  • Host (noun)

    a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)

  • Host (noun)

    archaic terms for army

  • Host (noun)

    any organization that provides resources and facilities for a function or event;

    "Atlanta was chosen to be host for the Olympic Games"

  • Host (noun)

    (medicine) recipient of transplanted tissue or organ from a donor

  • Host (noun)

    the owner or manager of an inn

  • Host (noun)

    a technical name for the bread used in the service of Mass or Holy Communion

  • Host (noun)

    (computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network

  • Host (verb)

    be the host of or for;

    "We hosted 4 couples last night"

  • Emcee (noun)

    a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)

  • Emcee (verb)

    act as a master of ceremonies

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