English → English - host

Pronunciation
n. consecrated bread used during Communion (Christianity)
n. one who receives guests; living creature on which a parasite lives; large number, multitude (of people or things); computer which acts as a server for other computers
v. act as master of ceremonies; receive guests into one's home; throw a party

English → Spanish - host

Pronunciation
s. anfitrión; patrón de una posada, mesonero; muchedumbre, multitud, hueste; (inform.) host, ordenador "servidor" que provee servicios a otros ordenadores
v. hospedar, albergar

Spanish → English - host

Pronunciation
n. host computer, computer that provides services to other computers that are connected to it

English → French - host

Pronunciation
n. hostie, pain sacré
n. hôte, hostie; serveur; armée; horde, tas, quantité; meute; hôte, ordinateur central, ordinateur principal qui régie d'autres ordinateurs (informatique)
v. hôte

English → German - host

Pronunciation
n. Kommunionsbrot, gesegnetes Brot während einer Messe an die Gläubigen verabreicht (Christentum)
n. Gastgeber, Wirt, (Comput) Host-Rechner, ein Computer der Dienstleistungen für andere Computer leistet
v. bewirten; moderieren (Fernsehshow)

English → Indonesian - host

Pronunciation
n. tuan rumah, pengurus rumah, pengurus hotel, tuan hotel, rombongan besar, orang banyak, sejumlah besar, tentara, hosti, roti suci
v. menerima tamu

English → Italian - host

Pronunciation
s. ospite, anfitrione; oste, locandiere
s. ospite, padrone di casa, chi dà ospitalità; oste; gran quantità, esercito; (inform.) chi ospita, computer che funge da server per altri computer
v. ospitare

English → Polish - host

Pronunciation
n. tłum, czereda, chmara, mnóstwo, batalion, falanga, bezlik, bezmiar, chór {przen.}, gospodarz, pan domu, konferansjer, amfitrion, żywiciel {biol.}, roslina żywicielska, hostia
v. gospodarz: być gospodarzem

English → Portuguese - host

Pronunciation
s. hóstia
s. anfitrião (também em informática); muito, bastante; (informática) anfitrião, nome dado ao computador principal de uma rede que comanda e controla as ações de outros computadores; multidão, grande número de (pessoas ou objetos)
v. atuar como mestre de cerimônias; receber convidados; receber amigos para uma festa, organizar uma festa

English → Romanian - host

Pronunciation
n. oştire, oaste, armată, mulţime, cohortă, grămadă, furnicar, duium, hangiu, sumedenie, puzderie, negură, hotelie, gazdă, amfitrion, stăpânul casei, purtător de parazit, jertfă {rel.}

English → Russian - host

Pronunciation
с. хозяин, хозяин гостиницы, трактирщик; ведущий; множество, толпа, сонм; войско, воинство, рать
с. тот кто принимает гостей; животное несущее на (в) себе паразитов; большое количество, множество (людей или вещей); компьютер используемый в качестве сервера [комп.]
г. принимать гостей, вести программу

English → Turkish - host

Pronunciation
f. konuk etmek, evsahipliği yapmak, ağırlamak
i. evsahibi, konuk eden kimse, hancı, kutsanmış ekmek, kalabalık, çokluk, ordu

English → Ukrainian - host

Pronunciation
n. хазяїн, господар, готель: хазяїн готелю, трактирник, безліч, тіло христове
v. гість: приймати гостей

English → Dutch - host

Pronunciation
zn. hostie
zn. gastheer (ook in computers); (ook) parasiet; groot aantal, hoeveelheid; leger; (in computers) gastgevende computer, een computer die diensten verleent aan andere computers; heilig brood
ww. optreden als gastheer voor (bij)

English → Greek - host

Pronunciation
ουσ. οικοδεσπότης, όστια, πλήθος, όστια καθολικών

English → Arabic - host

Pronunciation
‏مضيف، جمهرة، حشد، مدير الفندق، خبز القربان المقدس، كثرة، جمهور‏
‏أضاف، إستضاف، نزل بضيافته‏

English → Chinese - host

Pronunciation
(名) 圣体
(名) 主人, 东道主, 接待客人的人; 长寄生虫的活物; 大数目, 很多 (人或其它); 作为其它计算机伺服机的电脑
(动) 作...主人, 主持, 主办; 以主人身份招待

English → Chinese - host

Pronunciation
(名) 聖體
(名) 主人, 東道主; 節目主持人; 旅館老闆; 寄主, 宿主#一大群, 許多; 軍隊#聖體
(動) 作...主人, 主持, 主辦; 以主人身份招待

English → Hindi - host

Pronunciation
n. मेज़बान, समुदाय, सेना
v. स्वागत सरूकार करना

English → Japanese - host

Pronunciation
(名) ホスチア(化学)

English → Korean - host

Pronunciation
명. 주인, 주인역, 숙주, 여럿, 군, 성체
동. 주인역을 맡다, 안주인 노릇을 하다; 손님을 집에 맞이 하다; 연회를 베풀다

English → Vietnamese - host

Pronunciation
n. một số đông, một nhóm, chủ nhà, chủ nhân, chủ khách sạn, chủ lữ điếm, chủ lữ quán, bánh thánh
v. nhóm người, tốp người

German → Chinese - host

Pronunciation
[der]电脑主机。

Definition of host

Pronunciation
Noun
1. One which receives or entertains a guest, socially, commercially, or officially.
A good host is always considerate of the guest’s needs.
2. One that provides a facility for an event.
3. A person or organization responsible for running an event.
Our company is host of the annual conference this year.
4. A moderator or master of ceremonies for a performance.
The host was terrible, but the acts themselves were good.
5. A server in a network.
6. Any computer attached to a network.
7. A cell or organism which harbors another organism or biological entity, usually a parasite.
Viruses depend on the host that they infect in order to be able to reproduce.
8. An organism bearing certain genetic material.
The so-called junk DNA is known, so far, to provide no apparent benefit to its host.
9. A paid male companion offering conversation and in some cases sex, as in certain types of bar in Japan.
Verb
10. To perform the role of a host.
Our company will host the annual conference this year.
I was terrible at hosting that show.
I’ll be hosting tonight. I hope I’m not terrible.
11. To lodge at an inn.
12. To run software made available to a remote user or process.
Kremvax hosts a variety of services.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: hosting
Present: host (3.person: hosts)
Past: hosted
Future: will host
Present conditional: would host
Present Perfect: have hosted (3.person: has hosted)
Past Perfect: had hosted
Future Perfect: will have hosted
Past conditional: would have hosted
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