toastmistress

noun
toast·​mis·​tress | \ ˈtōs(t)-ˌmi-strəs How to pronounce toastmistress (audio) \

Definition of toastmistress

: a woman who acts as toastmaster

First Known Use of toastmistress

1921, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of toastmistress was in 1921

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toastmaster's glass

toastmistress

to a stop

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“Toastmistress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toastmistress. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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