Definitions for emceeˈɛmˈsi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

em•ceeˈɛmˈsi(n.; v.)-ceed, -cee•ing.

  1. (n.)master of ceremonies.

    Category: Showbiz

  2. (v.t.)to serve or direct as master of ceremonies.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of emcee:

1930–35, Amer.; sp. form of MC

Princeton's WordNet

  1. master of ceremonies, emcee, host(verb)

    a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)

  2. emcee, compere(verb)

    act as a master of ceremonies


  1. emcee(Noun)

    Variation of MC, master of ceremonies (host of a game show or function).

  2. emcee(Verb)

    Act as the master of ceremonies

  3. Origin: From the pronunciation of the abbreviation MC, master of ceremonies.


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