(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. host, hostess; taverner, tavernkeeper; landlord; hotelier, boniface. See provision.
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. hotelier, host, landlord, proprietor; see host 2 , owner , possessor .

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