from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A man who proposes the toasts and introduces the speakers at a banquet.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who, at a public dinner or similar entertainment, is appointed to propose or announce the toasts: in the United States he is usually the one who presides.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A person who presides at a public dinner or banquet, and announces the toasts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who introduces speakers, and proposes toasts at a formal dinner; a master of ceremonies.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the person who proposes toasts and introduces speakers at a banquet


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