Definition for host

noun as in person who entertains, performs

noun as in large group

verb as in entertain, accommodate

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Example Sentences

Jon Taffer is a bar owner, consultant, and host of the television program Bar Rescue.

From Fortune

The underlying reasons that make overruns inevitable, Flyvjberg said, include the lack of ability of a host to reverse its decision, or any chance to save on cost by delaying the project.

From Ozy

Source Andrew Mangum for OZYMany international players stay with host families for the duration of the season.

From Ozy

When the pandemic forced remote work, content became what influencers, celebrities and show hosts could create from the comfort of their homes and often from their iPhones.

From Digiday

The next Book Club episode we’re planning will have me as host again.

When we had that meeting in the Caribbean, Jeffrey was holding his own and not only was he a pleasant host, he was pleasant guy.

Kyle Dietrich, 36, is a host of one of the DC Dinner Parties.

At his Tucson hacienda he is a gracious host and a good neighbor.

Earlier in the segment, host Chuck Todd had asked him if he understood and acknowledged that black people have a fear of police.

NBC News boss Deborah Turness abruptly ousted the ‘Meet the Press’ host four months ago.

And with that the host gave him such a kick as sent him howling into the street, amidst the roars of the company.

My self-appointed host, whose name was Goodell, waved me to a chair, and took one opposite.

Everybody was sorry to go when they left, and their host regretted the departure of his visitors.

There was a host of friends and acquaintances around the little home, making merry and admiring the baby.

Elmer Spiker, mine host of the inn, was huddled close to the stove, and was reading by the light of a lamp.


On this page you'll find 77 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to host, such as: anchor, entertainer, manager, moderator, owner, and presenter.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.