Definition of Homeward-bound

1. Adjective. Oriented toward home. "Homeward-bound commuters"

Exact synonyms: Homeward
Similar to: Orientated, Oriented



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Homeward-bound

homestead
homestead law
homesteaded
homesteader
homesteaders
homesteading
homesteads
homestretch
homestretches
homestyle
hometime
hometown
hometowned
hometowns
homeward
homeward-bound (current term)
homewards
homeware
homewares
homework
homework problem
homeworker
homeworkers
homeworking
homeworks
homeworld
homeworlds
homewrecker
homewreckers
homewrecking

Literary usage of Homeward-bound

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1. The Innocents Abroad, Or, The New Pilgrims' Progress: Being Some Account of by Mark Twain (1870)
"HOMEWARD BOUND. We naturally settled down into a very slow, stay-at-home manner of life, and resolved to be quiet, exemplary people, and roam no more for ..."

2. Werner's Readings and Recitations (1915)
"THAT sweet word, "Homeward Bound!" Search all the world around: There cannot e'er be found, On home or foreign ground, A sweeter, gladder sound Than ..."

3. Southern Literary Messenger by Carnegie-Mellon University, School of Computer Science (1838)
"Mr. Cooper is the author of At peculiar marine style that has often delighted us in the "Red Roter;" and when we opened "Homeward Bound," we fell assured ..."

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