Definition Play host

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Definition

to play host (to somebody): to welcome, to look after (a guest)
idiom
Susie, could you play host to Mr. Cashman next Tuesday when he comes to the offices? Can you please look after him and make sure he knows where the meetings are?

a host: a person who has guests
noun

Examples

  • "I'm going to be very busy with outside projects while she's here, so I need you to play host."

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