How do you pronounce home?

Pronounciation of home

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Definitions for home

  • adverb - at or to or in the direction of one's home or family; "He stays home on weekends"; "after the game the children brought friends home for supper"; "I'll be home tomorrow"; "came riding home in style"; "I hope you will come home for Christmas"; "I'll take her home"; "don't forget to write home"
  • adverb - to the fullest extent; to the heart; "drove the nail home"; "drove his point home"; "his comments hit home"
  • adverb - on or to the point aimed at; "the arrow struck home"
  • adjective - inside the country; "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior"; "the nation's internal politics"
  • adjective - used of your own ground; "a home game"
  • verb - return home accurately from a long distance; "homing pigeons"
  • verb - provide with
  • adjective - relating to or being where one lives or where one's roots are; "my home town"
  • noun - housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
  • noun - an institution where people are cared for; "a home for the elderly"
  • noun - (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score; "he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"
  • noun - a social unit living together; "he moved his family to Virginia"; "It was a good Christian household"; "I waited until the whole house was asleep"; "the teacher asked how many people made up his home"
  • noun - the country or state or city where you live; "Canadian tariffs enabled United States lumber companies to raise prices at home"; "his home is New Jersey"
  • noun - the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end
  • noun - where you live at a particular time; "deliver the package to my home"; "he doesn't have a home to go to"; "your place or mine?"
  • noun - place where something began and flourished; "the United States is the home of basketball"
  • noun - an environment offering affection and security; "home is where the heart is"; "he grew up in a good Christian home"; "there's no place like home"
  • Synonyms for home

    interior internal national dwelling dwelling house home base house domicile nursing home plate menage abode rest home family base place habitation home plate household

    Antonyms for home


    Holonyms for home

    No holonyms found for home.

    Hyponyms for home

    conjugal family menage a trois fixer-upper homestead lodge vacation home extended family home away from home cliff dwelling hearth house indian lodge yurt foster family home from home condominium fireside lake dwelling messuage broken home nuclear family foster home condo hermitage pile dwelling semi-detached house

    Hypernyms for home

    source institution social unit beginning environment housing base location origin lodging bag residence root rootage living accommodations unit abode domiciliate return house put up

    Meronyms for home

    No meronyms found for home.

    Sounds like home

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