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Engelsk adjektiv: home

1. home used of your own ground

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA home game.

Overordnet kategoriathletics, sport

Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)away

2. home relating to or being where one lives or where one's roots are

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMy home town.

3. home inside the country

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior.
The nation's internal politics.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)interior, internal, national

Uttrykk med lignende betydningdomestic

Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)foreign

Engelsk substantiv: home

1. home (om sted) where you live at a particular time

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDeliver the package to my home.
He doesn't have a home to go to.
Your place or mine?.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)place

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkabode, residence

Mere spesifikke uttrykkhome away from home, home from home

2. home (om gjenstand) housing that someone is living in

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe built a modest dwelling near the pond.
They raise money to provide homes for the homeless.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)abode, domicile, dwelling, dwelling house, habitation

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkhousing, living accommodations, lodging

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcliff dwelling, condo, condominium, fireside, fixer-upper, hearth, hermitage, homestead, house, indian lodge, lake dwelling, lodge, messuage, pile dwelling, semi-detached house, vacation home, yurt

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkbath, bathroom, bedchamber, bedroom, chamber, den, dinette, dining room, dining-room, dressing room, family room, front room, kitchen, living room, living-room, parlor, parlour, sitting room, sleeping accommodation, sleeping room

3. home (om sted) the country or state or city where you live

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCanadian tariffs enabled United States lumber companies to raise prices at home.
His home is New Jersey.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykklocation

4. home (om gjenstand) (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe ruled that the runner failed to touch home.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)home base, home plate, plate

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbag, base

Overordnet kategoribaseball, baseball game

5. home (om sted) the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)base

Mindre spesifikke uttrykklocation

6. home (om sted) place where something began and flourished

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe United States is the home of basketball.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbeginning, origin, root, rootage, source

7. home (om tilstand) an environment offering affection and security

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHome is where the heart is.
He grew up in a good Christian home.
There's no place like home.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkenvironment

8. home (om gruppe) a social unit living together

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)family, house, household, menage

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksocial unit, unit

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbroken home, conjugal family, extended family, foster family, foster home, menage a trois, nuclear family

9. home (om gjenstand) an institution where people are cared for

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA home for the elderly.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)nursing home, rest home

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinstitution

Engelsk adverb: home

1. home at or to or in the direction of one's home or family

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe 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.

2. home on or to the point aimed at

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe arrow struck home.

3. home to the fullest extent; to the heart

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDrove the nail home.
Drove his point home.
His comments hit home.

Engelsk verb: home

1. home (om adferd) provide with, or send to, a home

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdomiciliate, house, put up

2. home (om bevegelse) return home accurately from a long distance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHoming pigeons.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkreturn

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