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emceenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌemˈsiː/ mainly US (UK usually compere)
a person whose job is to introduce performers in a television, radio, or stage show: He was emcee of the live New Year's Eve show.
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emceeverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌemˈsiː/ mainly US (UK usually compere)
to introduce performers in a television, radio, or stage show: Jimmy Kimmel emceed the American Music Awards.
Translations of “emcee”
in Chinese (Traditional) 典禮官, 司儀…
in Chinese (Simplified) 典礼官, 司仪…
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