A person who introduces speakers, players, or entertainers.
- It is a good idea to have someone acting as master of ceremonies and introducing speakers.
- To add spice to the event, well-known TV personalities were introduced as the masters of ceremonies.
- One story tells of a committee that did this, telling the master of ceremonies to warn speakers that if they went past the allotted time, they would be mowed down with a sharp bang of the gavel.
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Syllabification: mas·ter of cer·e·mo·nies
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