Synonyms for host

Synonyms for (noun) host

Synonyms: host

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

Similar words: organism, being

Definition: a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

Synonyms: server, host

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

Similar words: computer, information processing system, computing device, computing machine, data processor, electronic computer

Definition: a machine for performing calculations automatically

Synonyms: Host

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

Similar words: staff of life, bread, breadstuff

Definition: food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked

Synonyms: horde, host, legion

Definition: a vast multitude

Similar words: concourse, multitude, throng

Definition: a large gathering of people

Synonyms: host, legion

Definition: archaic terms for army

Similar words: army, ground forces, regular army

Definition: a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state

Synonyms: host

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

Usage: Atlanta was chosen to be host for the Olympic Games

Similar words: organisation, organization

Definition: a group of people who work together

Synonyms: host, innkeeper, boniface

Definition: the owner or manager of an inn

Similar words: patron

Definition: the proprietor of an inn

Synonyms: host

Definition: 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

Similar words: adult, grownup

Definition: a fully developed person from maturity onward

Synonyms: host

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

Similar words: recipient, receiver

Definition: a person who receives something

Synonyms: master of ceremonies, host, emcee

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

Similar words: entertainer

Definition: a person who tries to please or amuse

Synonyms for (verb) host

Synonyms: host

Definition: be the host of or for

Usage: We hosted 4 couples last night

Similar words: entertain

Definition: provide entertainment for

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