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Synonyms for host

master of ceremonies







Synonyms for host

a very large number of things grouped together

Synonyms for 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

Related Words

a vast multitude

an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite

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

archaic terms for army

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

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

the owner or manager of an inn

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

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

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Were the Christian gospels correct about a multitude of the heavenly host joyously proclaiming "Glory to God in the highest"?
Former Coronation Street favourite Geoffrey Hughes will play a singing Angel Gabriel and Jennifer Ellison a member of the heavenly host in the BBC production Liverpool Nativity next month.
engaged to this older guy she doesn't love, and while perfectly willing to follow angel Gabriel's (``Syriana's'' Alexander Siddig, nicely playing the heavenly host as humanly as he can) orders, she doesn't like being ostracized by her Nazarene neighbors one bit.
He saw it as the heavenly host crying, Holy, holy, holy.
Hence animated and angelified, architecture becomes heavenly host.
It allowed me to leave the lonely join the earthbound version of the heavenly host three times a day.
Lord Malmesbury, British Foreign Secretary in 1852, remarked on 'the melancholy spectacle' of a quarrel 'for exclusive privileges in a spot near which the heavenly host proclaimed peace on earth and goodwill towards men .
Collectively they form a heavenly host or choir, but individually they act in concert with city councils, neighborhood associations, local business interests, major financial centers, and apartment building dwellers.
All the heavenly host (no hostesses; sex goes the way of all flesh--alas
It is now two or three years since I last saw him, and I look forward to resuming my last conversation with him in the midst of a celestial instrument collection, where he will never need to tune again, but can play his beloved clavichord for the delight of the entire heavenly host.
The box was opened before the eyes of God and all his heavenly host.
One particularly revealing moment occurs when Christ's sacrifice is celebrated by the heavenly host in book three.
And the first Christmas message: "And suddenly there was with the Angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying, 'Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill towards men'.
In this elite commercial hierarchy, there are three types of heavenly host - those that back a business as a one off; those that do so as part of an angel group; and yet others who buy-in through a syndicate, a little like owning a racehorse, but hopefully with less risk and better returns attached.
Out go the old net curtains and in come expensive angel outfits for the Heavenly Host.