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hostess
American English: /ˈhoʊstəs/
British English: /ˈhəʊstəs/
, /ˈhəʊstɛs/, /həʊˈstɛs/

Translation of hostess in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (in private capacity)
    anfitriona (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • But it was beauteous Jayaprada who seemed all over the place at Annapurna Studios playing a perfect hostess and receiving prominent guests.
    • In an attempt to further increase the response rate from manners-challenged guests, hosts and hostesses resorted to pre-stamping the envelopes.
    • I partially agree with Peggy Post's answer to whether or not it is appropriate for a dinner-party guest to inform the hostess if she is a vegetarian.
  • 5 (on TV show)
    (presenter) presentadora (feminine)
    (assistant) azafata (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Two hostesses or stewardesses in matching outfits enter.
    • It's also the only train I know where hostesses mix piña coladas and rum punches on each car's roof.
    • The strike was called by the Union of Kanak and Exploited Workers and the commercial and navigation staff union which represents hostesses, stewards and commercial staff.
    Example sentences
    • However, she started down a different career path after being chosen as the hostess for a radio programme for university students.
    • After the broadcast, radio hostesses give children goodie bags to take home, physical reminders to reinforce their message long after the show.
    • The end result is an unsatisfying film in which poverty, the exploitation of children and other social problems are just backdrops for a rather average tale about a street hustler and a television hostess.
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