a condition in which one murders a partner in order to gain sexual satisfaction
[hoh-mee] /ˈhoʊ mi/ adjective, homier, homiest. 1. comfortably informal and inviting; cozy; homelike: a homey little inn. [hoh-mee] /ˈhoʊ mi/ adjective, homier, homiest. 1. 1 . /ˈhəʊmɪ/ adjective homier, homiest 1. a variant spelling (esp US) of homy noun 2. (NZ, informal) a British person /ˈhəʊmɪ/ adjective homier, homiest 1. like a home, esp in […]
[hom-uh-let-ik] /ˌhɒm əˈlɛt ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to preaching or to . 2. of the nature of a . 3. of or relating to . /ˌhɒmɪˈlɛtɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to a homily or sermon 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of homiletics adj. 1640s, “of or having to do with sermons,” […]
[hom-uh-let-iks] /ˌhɒm əˈlɛt ɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the art of preaching; the branch of practical theology that treats of homilies or sermons. /ˌhɒmɪˈlɛtɪks/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) the art of preaching or writing sermons n. 1830, from homiletic; also see -ics.
[ho-mil-ee-er-ee] /hɒˈmɪl iˌɛr i/ noun, plural homiliaries. 1. a collection of homilies.