The difference between emcee and host
is that "emcee" is alternative form of MC in its senses as and "host" is one which receives or entertains a guest, socially, commercially, or officially.
- Alternative form of MC in its senses as
- “I’m the emcee for tonight,” he proclaimed. “I’ll announce your program.”
- (transitive, intransitive) To act as the master of ceremonies (for).
- (intransitive, music) To rap as part of a hip-hop performance.
- (act as the master of ceremonies): compere (UK)
- (rap): See rap
- One which receives or entertains a guest, socially, commercially, or officially.
- One that provides a facility for an event.
- A person or organization responsible for running an event.
- A moderator or master of ceremonies for a performance.
- (computing, Internet) Any computer attached to a network.
- (ecology) A cell or organism which harbors another organism or biological entity, usually a parasite.
- (evolution, genetics) An organism bearing certain genetic material.
- A good host is always considerate of the guest’s needs.
- Time is like a fashionable host, / That slightly shakes his parting guest by the hand.
- Our company is host of the annual conference this year.
- The host was terrible, but the acts themselves were good.
- A recent study explored the ecological variables that may contribute to bats’ propensity to harbor such zoonotic diseases by comparing them with another order of common reservoir hosts: rodents.
- Viruses depend on the host that they infect in order to be able to reproduce.
- The so-called junk DNA is known, so far, to provide no apparent benefit to its host.
- To perform the role of a host.
- (obsolete, intransitive) To lodge at an inn.
- (computing, Internet) To run software made available to a remote user or process.
- Bats host many high-profile viruses that can infect humans, including severe acute respiratory syndrome and Ebola.
- Our company will host the annual conference this year.
- I was terrible at hosting that show.
- I’ll be hosting tonight. I hope I’m not terrible.
- Where you shall host.
- CMU/TEK TCP/IP software uses an excessive amount of cpu resources for terminal support both outbound, when accessing another system, and inbound, when the local system is hosting a session.
- Kremvax hosts a variety of services.