humorous The landlord or landlady of a pub: mine host raised his glass of whisky
More example sentences
- As well as his player of the year trophy, Fairclough won £350 courtesy of sponsors The Unique Pub Co - mine host to pubs in York and across the country - with runner-up Christian Fox earning £150.
- Inside, brass plaques still warn of the penalties of under-age drinking and the whereabouts of the conveniences, and mine host serves welcoming tea and coffee from behind a stout wooden bar.
- ‘Sometimes we do,’ said mine host, ‘but as you are a special guest we thought you'd like it neat.’
Definition of mine host in:
- The US English dictionary