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home in


  • WordNet 3.6
    • v home in direct onto a point or target, especially by automatic navigational aids
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Additional illustrations & photos:

They brought her home in triumph, a merry sight to see They brought her home in triumph, a merry sight to see


  • Alice Walker
    “Never be the only one, except, possibly, in your own home.”
  • Jeff Arder
    Jeff Arder
    “We live in an age when pizza gets to your home before the police.”
  • Austin O'Malley
    “A home-made friend wears longer than one you buy in the market.”
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    “He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.”
  • Lady Kasluck
    Lady Kasluck
    “The worst thing about work in the house or home is that whatever you do is destroyed, laid waste or eaten within twenty four hours.”
  • George Moore
    “A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.”


In literature:

The things emphasized by the mother in a home, she knew, were the things emphasized in the lives of her children.
"The Wind Before the Dawn" by Dell H. Munger
He had just to return the way he came, through St. Maurice and Sion, to his home in the valley.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
Truly, life may be made miserable in many ways, but in the Kansas homes in that memorable grasshopper year of 1874 life was wretchedly uncomfortable.
"Winning the Wilderness" by Margaret Hill McCarter
He made his home in Washington City and then bought Chevy Chase as his country estate.
"A Portrait of Old George Town" by Grace Dunlop Ecker
About a dozen Hindu widows came over one morning to see the church from their home in the next village.
"India and the Indians" by Edward F. Elwin
The home in the Christian sense did not exist, because the husband and wife were not one.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
In March, 1857, I again returned to Kansas, and with my daughter and youngest son, made a permanent home in Wyandotte County.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume I"
The girl, coming a stranger from her home in the city or country, is lost in a crowd of girls new to dormitory life.
"Tuskegee & Its People: Their Ideals and Achievements" by Various
It is a great thing to have money, most people think, and Miss Bethia might have had a home in any house in Gourlay that summer if she chose.
"The Inglises" by Margaret Murray Robertson
How can the one who hardly knows what a home means be expected to have any pride or interest in his home in the larger sense: the city?
"The Battle with the Slum" by Jacob A. Riis
Early in the Winter she paid a short visit to Mary's new home in Port Stewart.
"In Orchard Glen" by Marian Keith
In five years he be-gan the prac-tise of law in his old home in Vir-gin-ia.
"Lives of the Presidents Told in Words of One Syllable" by Jean S. Remy
The war was the one important topic of conversation at homes, in the streets and in places of business.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur
In Italy coffee is roasted in a wholesale and retail way as well as in the home.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Did the letter say he'd be home in the morning?
"Jennie Gerhardt" by Theodore Dreiser
We shall get her home in much better ease to see papa if we can manage to give her a little sleep.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
And sometimes at night she was so tired she just could not walk home and she rode home in a hack.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
Of course they are all Home Rulers in effect, though not in theory.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
While we had small grounds for fear, we kept our ponies in a little group coming in side by side on the home stretch.
"The Price of the Prairie" by Margaret Hill McCarter
My best market is at home in the orchard.
"The Apple" by Various

In poetry:

Our Landlord he goes home to night
And he will sleep in peace.
I would that I were in my grave
For there all troubles cease.
"Jaspar" by Robert Southey
"Why mourn'st thou still as one bereft,
Now that th' eternal Son
His blessed home in Heaven hath left
To make thee all His own?"
"Fourth Sunday After Trinity" by John Keble
From that lowly cot the sainted
Rose from earth's low cares and woes;
From that lowly couch, my mother
To her home in heaven arose.
"The Lowly Song of A Lowly Bard" by Janet Hamilton
A tremble chilled the forest shade,
A roving lion turned and fled,
The birds cowered home in hush of dread;
But Eve was not afraid.
"Kadisha; Or, The First Jealousy" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
There is no sadness in the world,
No other like it here or there,—
The sadness of deserted homes
In nests, or hearts, or anywhere.
"Deserted Nests" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
Make room, O river of our home!
For other feet in place of ours,
And in the summers yet to come,
Make glad another Feast of Flowers!
""The Laurels"" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Madison homes is completing a custom-designed home in McLean's Franklin Park neighborhood.
On Oct 20, 2012, Jacqueline ( Custer ) Nelson walked from her earthly home at Briody Nursing Home, in Lockport N.Y. To her eternal home in Heaven.
JUNCTION CITY, Wis. Portage County sheriff's investigators say a burglar targeting homes in the Junction City area is using newspaper obituaries to target homes of the recently deceased .
Miracle Homes offers this 1,598-square-foot model at the Milwaukee Metropolitan Builders Association annual Parade of Homes in Ixonia.
SAFE AT HOME Freshman Jordan Smith is shown sliding into to home in last Tuesday's 8-5 sub region win over the Dublin Irish.
While shooting this week's "60 Minutes" report on Wahlberg's Oscar-winning movie, we went home with Wahlberg -- to the streets of his youth and to his home in Los Angeles.
While shooting this week's "60 Minutes" report on Wahlberg's new movie, we went home with Wahlberg -- to the streets of his youth and to his home in Los Angeles.
Fire crews responded to a home in the 200 block of Arnold Street at roughly 4 am Tuesday to find a portion of the home burning.
It was reported several months ago that she bought a home in Hyannis Port to be closer to her then brand-new boyfriend, Conor Kennedy, but she denied buying the home.
Four Iowa teens who ran away from home after meeting on Xbox were arrested Tuesday and charged with trespassing at an abandoned home in Eureka, Ill. Nearly 360 miles away from home.
Led Er Est played "Port Isabel" live at Wierd at Home Sweet Home in New York City on November 21, 2012.
Madison Fire Department was called to the home in the 100 block of Teal Park Lane off Wall Triana Highway just before midnight Monday, after neighbors reported seeing flames and smoke coming from the home.
CHRISMAN — Mrs Meryl Mildred (Witt) Fulton, 101, went home to be with the Lord at her home in Chrisman on Thursday, Dec 6, 2012, at 4:20 p.m. She was born on Nov 29, 1911, in Hume, to Amiel and Mary (Burns) Witt.
We opened Newcomer Funeral Home in 2002 because other Syracuse funeral home s were charging too much.
Emma Stone And Andrew Garfield 's Buy New Home In Southern California Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield 's new So Cal home.

In science:

To prove that ISS can simulate the usual cases in the real home, we process the above case study on our simulator.
Development of a Context Aware Virtual Smart Home Simulator
In addition, the implementation of Smart Home Simulator which is developed in Java and C# .
Development of a Context Aware Virtual Smart Home Simulator
For the modern explorer the challenges lie elsewhere, in making sophisticated instrumentation work in conditions very different to the laboratory back home.
Astronomy in Antarctica
The use of our home-built scanning tunneling microscope (STM) working in a dilution refrigerator is therefore crucial to achieve a local spectroscopy with the proper energy resolution.
Subkelvin tunneling spectroscopy showing Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer superconductivity in heavily boron-doped silicon epilayers
The mid-infrared wavelength range is home to a suite of strong fine-structure lines from various ionization stages of neon, spanning a range in ionization potentials of 21 to 127eV, relatively unaffected by extinction.
Extreme Starbursts in the Local Universe
Using this approximation, we shall design ζ in such a way that each α-indexed real in M occurs at exactly one ζ -index, and the remaining ζ -indices will be home to the β -indexed reals.
Enumerating randoms
Being able to perceive semantically meaningful ob jects in unstructured environments is a key capability in order to make robots suitable to perform high-level tasks in home environments.
Evaluation of Three Vision Based Object Perception Methods for a Mobile Robot
Cid has this feature as well in a way, as the home node of a piece of data can be extracted.
Extending and Implementing the Self-adaptive Virtual Processor for Distributed Memory Architectures
In the case of home pages, the entire text of the reviewers's entry-level home page was taken as an abstract of the reviewer's interests.
Technical Paper Recommendation: A Study in Combining Multiple Information Sources
In this case, queries that include the abstract source for papers and the home page source for reviewers have the highest rates of success (when compared to the other information sources for papers and reviewers, respectively).
Technical Paper Recommendation: A Study in Combining Multiple Information Sources
Fig. 5 Home ownership distribution in the first (a), second (b), third (c) clusters and their prototypes.
Clustering with Prototype Extraction for Census Data Analysis
While a typical range of a micro/picocell is in the order of few hundred metres, femtocells are designed to serve much smaller areas such as private homes or indoor areas.
Green Cellular Networks: A Survey, Some Research Issues and Challenges
Perhaps even more striking is the fact that Poincar´e’s solution had that robustness we looked for earlier: the solution came packaged and mentally represented in a form which enabled it to be carried home and unpacked intact when back home.
Definability in the Real Universe
The ability to link and further access the digital events that occurred during the class, and to enrich and personalize this data later at home and in other contexts, constitutes important improvements over these previous technologies, in our high school teaching domain .
U-Note: Capture the Class and Access it Everywhere
On the other hand pupils need a simple means for accessing the data in various situations (at home, in the library, in public transportation) and for associating it with their own notes.
U-Note: Capture the Class and Access it Everywhere