Meaning of “compere” in the English Dictionary

"compere" in British English

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comperenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒm.peər/ us /ˈkɑːm.per/ UK US emcee

compereverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈkɒm.peər/ us /ˈkɑːm.per/ UK US emcee

to act as a compere:

She comperes that awful game show on Saturday night.

(Definition of “compere” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)