• Noun: where you live at a particular time; examples: "deliver the package to my home", "he doesn't have a home to go to", "your place or mine?"
• Noun: housing that someone is living in; examples: "he built a modest dwelling near the pond", "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
• Noun: the country or state or city where you live; examples: "Canadian tariffs enabled United States lumber companies to raise prices at home", "his home is New Jersey"
• Noun: an environment offering affection and security; examples: "home is where the heart is", "he grew up in a good Christian home", "there's no place like home"
• Noun: an institution where people are cared for; example: "a home for the elderly"
• Noun: the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end
• Noun: a social unit living together; examples: "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"
• Noun: (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score; example: "he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"
• Noun: place where something began and flourished; example: "the United States is the home of basketball"
• Verb: provide with, or send to, a home
• Verb: return home accurately from a long distance; example: "homing pigeons"
• Adj: relating to or being where one lives or where one's roots are; example: "my home town"
• Adj: inside the country; examples: "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior", "the nation's internal politics"
• Adj: used of your own ground; example: "a home game"
• Adv: at or to or in the direction of one's home or family; examples: "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"
• Adv: on or to the point aimed at; example: "the arrow struck home"
• Adv: to the fullest extent; to the heart; examples: "drove the nail home", "drove his point home", "his comments hit home"
Like after a nice walk when you have seen many lovely sights you decide to go home, after a while I decided it was time to go home, let us put the cubes back in order. And it was at that moment that I came face to face with the Big Challenge: What is the way home?
When I go on the plane to fly home, I'm literally capable of forgetting what I do for a job. That also comes about because I choose to take massive breaks between projects, and because I choose to do this ridiculous thing of keeping home, home.
Six hours a day I lived under school discipline in active intercourse with people none of whom were known to those at home, and the other hours of the twenty-four I spent at home, or with relatives of the people at home, none of whom were known to anybody at school.
My daughter is a freshman in college and my son is - well, our daughter and our son - is a sophomore in college. So they come home on selected weekends, they come home on vacations and they're home in the summer, although they have jobs.
You know, my parents had a restaurant. And I left home, actually, in 1949, when I was 13 years old, to go into apprenticeship. And actually when I left home, home was a restaurant - like I said, my mother was a chef. So I can't remember any time in my life, from age 5, 6, that I wasn't in a kitchen.
I love grocery shopping when I'm home. That's what makes me feel totally normal. I love both the idea of home as in being with my family and friends, and also the idea of exploration. I think those two are probably my great interests.
Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it... it's just as though it were built upon a shifting quagmire. A moment may come, a word can be spoken, and both you and all this splendor will collapse.