usage note for hostess
OTHER WORDS FROM hostesshostess-ship, noun
How to use hostess in a sentence
Some started out as karaoke bar hostesses like Mei, or worked in massage parlors.China’s Concubine Culture Lives On in Mistress Villages|Brendon Hong|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But he described the “very personal insults” directed at the two air hostesses and pilot “as nothing short of reprehensible.”
And not to traditional boring embassy functions or the well-appointed homes of desperate hostesses either.
Hostesses twitter on the phone, or just Twitter, to woo A-list guests to pre- and post-inauguration parties.
He would make one of his hostesses angry, because he insisted on feeding her dog at dinner.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King
My hope is that some of our future hostesses will be looking from the second-story front-windows.Penelope's Experiences in Scotland|Kate Douglas Wiggin
From time to time send to any of your hostesses of the winter something from your preserves.The Complete Bachelor|Walter Germain
In hotels, there are women managers, chaperones, hostesses and matrons.The Canadian Girl at Work|Marjory MacMurchy
Ulysses brought home a large collection of fine embroidered garments, contributed by his fair hostesses during his travels.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford