- a person who supervises a ceremony
- a person who presides over an entertainment, as on a radio or television program or in a nightclub, at a banquet, etc., introducing the speakers or performers, filling in the intervals with jokes, etc.
master of ceremoniesmaster of ceremonies
master of ceremonies
nounpl. masters of ceremonies
- A person who acts as host at a formal event, making the welcoming speech and introducing other speakers.
- A performer who conducts a program of varied entertainment by introducing other performers to the audience.