noun (social welfare, in Britain and New Zealand)
a person who is paid to do domestic chores for persons unable to look after themselves adequately
Also called home care. such a service provided by a local authority social services department to those whom it judges most need it
[hohm-hel-per] /ˈhoʊmˌhɛl pər/ noun 1. someone who provides part-time or full-time care for a sick or disabled person at home.
noun 1. an act or instance of entering an occupied residence with the intent to commit a burglary or other crime. noun 1. (Austral & NZ) aggravated burglary
[hohm-land, -luh nd] /ˈhoʊmˌlænd, -lənd/ noun 1. one’s native . 2. a region created or considered as a state by or for a people of a particular ethnic origin: the Palestinian homeland. 3. any of the thirteen racially and ethnically based regions created in South Africa by the South African government as nominally independent tribal […]
- Homeland security
noun 1. precautions taken by the government of a specified country against terrorist attacks noun 1. the United States Department of Homeland Security, the body responsible for dealing with terrorist threats on American soil