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compere

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒm.peər/  us   /ˈkɑːm.per/ UK (US emcee)
a person whose job is to introduce performers in a television, radio, or stage show: He started his career as a TV compere.

compere

verb [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.
Translations of “compere”
in Chinese (Traditional) (電視、廣播或舞臺演出的)主持人…
in Chinese (Simplified) (电视、广播或舞台演出的)主持人…
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