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host

(Multitude), noun a many, a mass of, an abundance of, army, array, assembly, body, cloud, cluster, company, congregation, crowd, crush, flood, galaxy, group, herd, horde, jam, large amount, litter, nest, no end of, numbers, pack, panoply, school, scores, slew, storm

host

(Owner), noun barkeeper, bartender, hostess, hotel keeper, innkeeper, inviter, owner, owner of an estabbishment, proprietor, restaurant owner, saloon keeper, serving liquor, tavern keeper
Associated concepts: host liability statute
See also: body, collection, mass, plurality, quantity
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Collectively they form a heavenly host or choir, but individually they act in concert with city councils, neighborhood associations, local business interests, major financial centers, and apartment building dwellers.
All the heavenly host (no hostesses; sex goes the way of all flesh--alas
The box was opened before the eyes of God and all his heavenly host.
One particularly revealing moment occurs when Christ's sacrifice is celebrated by the heavenly host in book three.
And the first Christmas message: "And suddenly there was with the Angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying, 'Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill towards men'.
In this elite commercial hierarchy, there are three types of heavenly host - those that back a business as a one off; those that do so as part of an angel group; and yet others who buy-in through a syndicate, a little like owning a racehorse, but hopefully with less risk and better returns attached.
Out go the old net curtains and in come expensive angel outfits for the Heavenly Host.
As for Luke's heavenly host, it's a mere "multitude" - no twice the size of an Olympic Stadium or double Infinity.
In the Handel-like choruses that bring each day of creation to a close, Bergquist writes, "solid fugues alternate with powerful, simple harmony" in which the heavenly host praises that day's works.
The star rises in the night sky leading heavenly host, simple shepherds, and knowledgeable scientists to find the child who will redeem the universe.
we will dance with the heavenly host of angels before the presence of God, we will do it melanoma- and Alzheimer's-free.
Funky archangel (astrologer Frank Pilkington) and his heavenly host bring tidings of joy.