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home (n):
housing that someone is living in
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he built a modest dwelling near the pond.
they raise money to provide homes for the homeless

Related Words: domiciledwelling
home (n):
an institution where people are cared for
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a home for the elderly
home (n):
(baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score
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he ruled that the runner failed to touch home
home (n):
a social unit living together
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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

Related Words: household
home (n):
the country or state or city where you live
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Canadian tariffs enabled United States lumber companies to raise prices at home.
his home is New Jersey
home (n):
the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end
home (n):
where you live at a particular time
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deliver the package to my home.
he doesn't have a home to go to.
your place or mine?

Related Words: place
home (n):
place where something began and flourished
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the United States is the home of basketball
home (n):
an environment offering affection and security
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home is where the heart is.
he grew up in a good Christian home.
there's no place like home
home (v):
return home accurately from a long distance
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homing pigeons
home (v):
provide with, or send to, a home
home (s):
inside the country
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the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior.
the nation's internal politics
home (a):
used of your own ground
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a home game
home (a):
relating to or being where one lives or where one's roots are
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my home town
home (r):
at or to or in the direction of one's home or family
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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
home (r):
to the fullest extent; to the heart
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drove the nail home.
drove his point home.
his comments hit home
home (r):
on or to the point aimed at
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the arrow struck home
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Better lose the saddle than the horse

Zararın neresinden dönülürse kardır.
It's is better to stop and accept a small loss, rather than continue and risk losing everything.


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