play host to

Definition of play host to

  1. :  to provides the things that are needed for (an event, such as a meeting or convention) Each year, the city plays host to the film festival for one week.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  swordplay

    :  game, sport

    :  the conduct, course, or action of a game

  1. :  to engage in sport or recreation :  frolic

    :  to have sexual relations

    :  to move aimlessly about :  trifle

  1. :  army

    :  a great number :  multitude

  1. :  to assemble in an army usually for a hostile purpose

  1. :  one that receives or entertains guests socially, commercially, or officially

    :  one that provides facilities for an event or function

    :  a living animal or plant on or in which a parasite lives

  1. :  to receive or entertain guests at or for :  to serve as host (see 3host 1a) to

    :  emcee

  1. :  the eucharistic bread

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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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