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home away from homeA place in which one is as comfortable as one's actual home.
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home sweet homeOne's home, especially a nice, comfortable home.
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home in onTo focus or narrow down to something; to find or draw closer, as by trial and error or a gradual seeking process.
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sent him home to his mamaGot a divorce.
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a house is not a homeA home is not merely a building but requires inhabitants and a friendly atmosphere.
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a man's home is his castle(US) a proverbial expression of personal privacy and security
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an englishman's home is his castle(UK) a proverbial expression of personal privacy and security
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at homeAt ease, comfortable.
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at homeIn one's place of residence.
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at homeIn the home of one's parents.
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bring homeTo earn (money)
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bring homeTo make clearer or better understood
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bring home the baconTo have a job and earn money or to lead a successful career.
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chickens come home to roostA person's past wrongdoings will always return to negatively affect them.
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chickens coming home to roostConsequences visited upon someone who originally had appeared to escape them.
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close to homeAffecting people close to, or within, ones family circle.
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come home to roostBad consequences of actions inevitably coming to pass.
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drive homeTo push to or into a target.
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drive homeWith tangible or powerful demonstration.
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eat someone out of house and homeC. 1598, William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 2, Act II Scene I.
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eat someone out of house and homeTo consume such a portion of one's store of food that little is left for the owner.
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hammer homeUntil or so that a person or group of people understands it.
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hit homeTo be especially memorable or meaningful; to be fully understood, believed or appreciated.
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hit homeTo do something particularly great.
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home and dryHaving safely reached one's target.
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home and hosedHaving safely reached one's target.
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home gameAn athletic contest played in a team's own geographic area.
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home is where the heart isOne's true home is where one feels happiest.
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home is where you hang your hatRather than feeling nostalgic or sentimental, one should simply accept any place where one happens to reside as one's home.1948, Ruth L. Yorck, "D.P.
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home runbaseball term
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home runA four-base hit, a homer.
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home runA success; especially, a popular success.
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home runSexual Intercourse.
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home runThe portion of a journey that ends at home.
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home stretchThe final part of a distance or the final effort needed to finish.
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home teamThe team that's playing in the usual area that they play in, as opposed to the visitor team.
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keep the home fires burningTo maintain daily routine and provide the necessities of life in a home or community.
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leave homeTo stop living with one's parents.
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not worth writing home aboutVariation on nothing to write home about.
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nothing to write home aboutNot exceptional; not noteworthy or especially good.
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out of house and homeCassandra Chrones Moore, Haunted Housing: How Toxic Scare Stories Are Spooking the Public Out of House and Home.
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out of house and homeGail White, Partying with the Intelligentsia.
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out of house and homeGlobal Checkup: How Healthy is Earth?, Science NOW.
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out of house and homeHelping Your Dog Adjust to a New Home, The Progressive Animal Welfare Society.
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out of house and homeIn a manner that deprives one of dwelling or some aspect thereof.
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romp homeo win easily, especially in a race.
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stately homelarge country residence
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stately homemansion
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take one's ball and go homeTo cease participating in an activity that has turned to one's disadvantage, especially out of spite, or in a way that prevents others from participating as well.
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there's no place like homeone feels the most comfortable at home
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