host Idioms & Phrases
noun a woman steward on an airplane
noun the host in which the sexual reproduction of a parasite takes place
Elevation of the host
(R. C. Ch.), that part of the Mass in which the priest raises the host above his head for the people to adore.
The character, personality, or office of a hostess.Shak.
noun a host that is used by a parasite in the course of its life cycle
To reckon without one's host
- to ignore in a calculation or arrangement the person whose assent is essential; hence, to reckon erroneously.