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noun as in host

noun as in master of ceremonies

verb as in officiate


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Local drag legend Banaka was the emcee and there were performances by KC B Yoncé and Carlos Cello.

It was around the same time Lilienthal also met Amari Jordan, a local artist who had grown up in San Diego and was working on her solo career as an emcee in San Diego’s local hip-hop scene as well.

That’s required incorporating an emcee in addition to a number of chocolate sommeliers to make the event run smoothly.

From Vox

Actor, singer, writer, and activist Alan Cumming had just received a Tony for his performance as the emcee in the 1998 revival of “Cabaret.”

Billy Porter, who won an Emmy in 2019 for his role as emcee Pray Tell on FX’s “Pose,” is probably the one to beat since the show just took its final bow.

At the same time she moonlighted for 11 years as the emcee of the Disney-syndicated game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

Alan Cumming shimmered darkly and brilliantly as the emcee in the Cabaret performance.

The idea, presumably, is that booking a “big” name to emcee a reality-TV show will bring in more viewers.

Lloyd Grove hits up the after parties to see what the other stars thought of the edgy emcee.

As the music started up, Patsy proved the emcee and her father right.

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On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to emcee, such as: anchor, entertainer, manager, moderator, owner, and presenter.

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