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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A woman who presides at a dinner and introduces the after-dinner speakers,

Usage examples (17)
  • Singer/songwriter Janis Ian will be on hand to serve as toastmistress.
  • In making you toastmistress 19 -- was supposed to be doing you an honor.
  • By the way, whom are they going to have for toastmistress at class-supper?
  • The next and last business of this meeting is to elect a toastmistress for our class-supper. for more
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