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16 entries found for home. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1home
Pronunciation: primarystresshomacrm
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English hom, from Old English hamacrm "village, home"
1 a : the house in which a person or family lives b : 1HOUSE 1
2 : a family living together in one dwelling
3 : the place where something is usually or naturally found : HABITAT <the home of the elephant>
4 a : a place of origin <salmon returning to their home to spawn> b : the country or place where one lives or where one's ancestors lived
5 : a place for the care of persons unable to care for themselves <old people's home>
6 : the goal in some games; especially : HOME PLATE
- home·like /-secondarystresslimacrk/ adjective
- at home : relaxed and comfortable

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