If you feel at home, you feel comfortable in the place or situation that you are in.
If you home in on one particular aspect of something, you give all your attention to it.
to give (an animal, such as one that has been abandoned or is a stray ,) a new home and owners
A care home is a large house or institution where people with particular problems or special needs are looked after.
(of an anchor ) to fail to hold
of, relating to, or reminiscent of rural life, esp in the southern US; unsophisticated
if a situation or what someone says hits home or strikes home, people realize that it is real or true, even though it may be painful for them to accept it
a person who is paid to do domestic chores for persons unable to look after themselves adequately
the place where a person has their home and feels comfortable
Home-brew is beer or wine that is made in someone's home, rather than in a brewery .
a service provided by a local authority social services department to those whom it judges most need it
(esp formerly) a farm belonging to and providing food for a large country house
beyond the point of doubt in approaching success or victory
a game played on a team's home ground
A home help is a person who is employed to visit sick or old people at home and help with their cleaning or cooking .
a person's life at home ; private life
an agreement under which a person borrows money to buy property, esp a house, and the lender may take possession of the property if the borrower fails to repay the money
Something that is home-made has been made in someone's home, rather than in a shop or factory .
news of events in the home country, as opposed to foreign news
On the internet, a person's or organization's home page is the main page of information about them, which often contains links to other pages about them.
the port where a ship is based
the row on a computer or typewriter keyboard that contains the keys ( home keys ) to which four fingers of each hand return as a base, on a QWERTY keyboard being A, S, D, and F for the left hand and J, K, L, and the semicolon for the right
If a country or region has home rule, it has its own independent government and laws.
a hit that enables the batter to run round all four bases, usually by hitting the ball out of the playing area
the team that is playing on its home ground
a team which is playing on its own ground
time to go home
the town where a person lives, or where they come from
a self-contained residence which is part of a series of similar residences
Someone's home is the house or flat where they live.
concerning one deeply
A rest home is the same as an → old people's home .
to win a race easily
a house on a new estate that is decorated and furnished for prospective buyers to view
to cause to penetrate to the fullest extent
the home of a person who fosters a child or animal
an establishment, usually resembling a private home and located in a residential neighborhood, for providing a small group of persons with special needs, as handicapped or elderly persons, with lodging and supervised care
(esp of a young child) left in a house, flat, etc unattended
baked at home; home-made
such things as bread, cakes and biscuits that are baked at home
If a woman has a home birth, she gives birth to her baby at home rather than in a hospital .
an item packaged and marketed under the brand name of a particular retailer, usually a large supermarket chain, rather than that of the manufacturer
built at home
the purchase of a house or flat
A sports team's home field is their own playing field, as opposed to that of other teams .
raw or boiled potatoes, sliced and fried in a frying pan
If something is happening on the home front, it is happening within the country where you live .
A sports team's home ground is their own playing field, as opposed to that of other teams .
Home-grown fruit and vegetables have been grown in your garden, rather than on a farm, or in your country rather than abroad .
a volunteer part-time military force recruited for the defence of the United Kingdom in World War II