/ˈhəʊmˌskriːtʃ/ noun 1. (Southwest English, dialect) a mistle thrush
noun, British. 1. the secretary of state for the Home Office. noun 1. (Brit, government) short for Secretary of State for the Home Department; the head of the Home Office
- Home shopping
noun the browsing and purchase of goods offered on cable television or using a computer (Internet); also called electronic shopping See electronic shopping
[hohm-shawr, ‐shohr] /ˈhoʊmˌʃɔr, ‐ˌʃoʊr/ verb (used with or without object), homeshored, homeshoring. 1. to allow (employees) to work from home rather than in an office or factory: Absenteeism is reduced when workers are homeshored.