Synonyms for Hostess:

n.

crewman, captain, engineer, host, cabin crew, entertainer, copilot, aircrew, social climber, air traffic controller, air traffic control, baggage handler, aviator. grip, correspondent, announcer, anchor, administrator, commentator, owner, dj, innkeeper, anchorwoman, broadcaster, anchorman. chorus line, ballet, dancer, chorus girl, corps de ballet, chorus, ballerina, drill team, cheerleader. barman, barkeeper, bartender, head waiter, busboy, busser, barmaid, Barista, bouncer, dishwasher. company, partygoer, man-about-town, socialite, guest, invitee, party animal, guest of honor. flight attendant (noun)
cabin crew.
hostess (noun)
stewardess, air hostess, host.
waitperson (noun)
stewardess.

Other synonyms:

host, guest of honor, invitee, socialite, man-about-town, party animal, partygoer. company. guest. Other relevant words:
ballet, barman, company, Barista, administrator, barmaid, crewman, partygoer, owner, dancer, invitee, busboy, engineer, correspondent, announcer, anchorman, entertainer, copilot, ballerina, anchor, broadcaster, barkeeper, guest, chorus, innkeeper, busser, socialite, dj, grip, cheerleader, commentator, host, captain, dishwasher, aviator, aircrew, anchorwoman, bouncer, bartender.

Usage examples for hostess

  1. A lady, invited to an evening party, may request a gentleman to accompany her, even though he may not have received an invitation from the hostess – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  2. Indeed, it struck Evelyn that her hostess felt disturbed, but she paid no attention to this. – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss
  3. Oh, with what patience I have tried to win The favour of the hostess of the Inn! – Georgian Poetry 1920-22 by Various