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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. a woman host;

2. a woman innkeeper;

3. a woman steward on an airplane;
[syn: stewardess, air hostess, hostess]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hostess \Host"ess\, n. [OE. hostesse, ostesse. See Host a landlord.] 1. A female host; a woman who hospitably entertains guests at her house. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A woman who entertains guests for compensation; a female innkeeper. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hostess n 1: a woman host 2: a woman innkeeper 3: a woman steward on an airplane [syn: stewardess, air hostess, hostess]