toastmaster

[tohst-mas-ter, -mah-ster]
noun
1.
a person who presides at a dinner and introduces the after-dinner speakers.
2.
a person who proposes or announces toasts.

Origin:
1740–50; toast2 + master

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toastmaster (ˈtəʊstˌmɑːstə)
 
n
a person who introduces after-dinner speakers, proposes or announces toasts, etc, at public or formal dinners
 
'toastmistress
 
fem n

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During a dinner party at which the then raging beauty and her raging suitors were all present, the toastmaster.
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