hostessing

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

hostess +‎ -ing

NounEdit

hostessing ‎(uncountable)

  1. The work of a hostess.
    • 2007 March 11, Abby Ellin, “Books Strew the Path to the Altar”[1], New York Times:
      “Has the art of hostessing gone so far down the tubes that no one knows how to throw a party anymore without all these books?”