Mohamed

Grade 5

S.Catherine
Ontario

Meaning of home

the place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family or household.
“I was nineteen when I left home and went to college”
synonyms: place of residence, accommodation, property, a roof over one’s head; More
2.
an institution for people needing professional care or supervision.
“an old people’s home”
synonyms: institution, residential home, nursing home, old people’s home, retirement home, convalescent home, rest home, children’s home; More
adjective
1.
relating to the place where one lives.
“I don’t have your home address”
2.
(of a sports game) played at the team’s own field or court.
“their first home game of the season”
adverb
1.
to or at the place where one lives.
“what time did he get home last night?”
verb
1.
(of an animal) return by instinct to its territory after leaving it.
“a dozen geese homing to their summer nesting grounds”
2.
move or be aimed toward (a target or destination) with great accuracy.
“more than 100 missiles were launched, homing in on radar emissions”
synonyms: focus on, focus attention on, concentrate on, zero in on, center on, fix on, aim at, highlight, spotlight, underline, pinpoint; informalzoom in on
“a teaching style which homes in on what is of central importance for each pupil”