verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
usage note for hostess
OTHER WORDS FROM hostesshost·ess-ship, noun
Words nearby hostess
Example sentences from the Web for hostesses
Hostesses twitter on the phone, or just Twitter, to woo A-list guests to pre- and post-inauguration parties.
However, if the art of entertaining makes hostesses, hostesses must make the art of entertaining.The Art of Entertaining|M. E. W. Sherwood
Some hostesses like to provide special entertainment for their guests—professional dancers, elocutionists, or singers.Book of Etiquette, Volume 2|Lillian Eichler Watson
Somehow or other, Bob and his hostesses did not keep upon the best of terms very long.