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Definition of hostess noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1a woman who invites guests to a meal, a party, etc.; a woman who has people staying at her home Mary was always the perfect hostess. Many thanks to our host and hostess for such a wonderful evening.
  2. 2a woman who introduces and talks to guests on a television or radio show
  3. 3a woman who welcomes the customers in a restaurant see also host
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hostess

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