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home the place where a person or animal lives. [9 definitions]
homeland one's native country or region.
homeless having no home. [2 definitions]
homely not pretty or handsome; plain. [3 definitions]
homemade made at home rather than bought.
home page the main page of a Web site. A home page often has a table of contents and links to other parts of the Web page.
home plate a flat slab of hard rubber at which the batter stands in a baseball game. The base runner must touch home plate in order to score a run.
Homer a Greek poet who is thought to have lived around the eighth century B.C.
homer a home run in baseball or softball.
homeroom a classroom where students meet at the beginning of the school day for attendance and announcements.
home run a hit that allows the batter in a baseball game to touch all four bases and score a run.
homesick longing for one's home.
homespun made into cloth or spun into yarn at home. [3 definitions]
homestead a house and the land and buildings that are around it; a farm. [2 definitions]
hometown the town or city in which one was born or grew up, or any place that feels as if it is one's real home because of having lived there a long time.
homeward to or toward home. [2 definitions]
homework schoolwork that is to be done at home rather than at school.
hominy a food made of kernels of dried corn that are ground and then cooked with water.
homogenize to break up and blend the particles of fat in.
homograph a word that has the same spelling as another but a different meaning and history. Homographs are often pronounced differently from each other. In the sentence, "She shed a tear over the tear in her dress," the two words spelled "t-e-a-r" are homographs.
homonym a word that is pronounced and often spelled the same as another word, but has a different meaning. In the sentence, "She was mean to me, but she didn't mean it," the two instances of "mean" are homonyms.