an area, locality, or subject with which one is intimately familiar:
When you see those familiar mountains appear on the horizon, you’ll know you are back on home ground. Baseball and football are home ground for this sports-loving community.
a familiar area or topic
[hohm-grohn] /ˈhoʊmˈgroʊn/ adjective 1. or produced at or in a particular region for local consumption: homegrown tomatoes. 2. native or indigenous to or characteristic of a region: homegrown musicians.
noun 1. a volunteer force used for meeting local emergencies when the regular armed forces are needed elsewhere. noun 1. a volunteer part-time military force recruited for the defence of the United Kingdom in World War II 2. (in various countries) a civil defence and reserve militia organization noun A resident of a place; native; […]
noun 1. a worker, usually trained and state-certified, who provides care for elderly, sick, or disabled people in their own home.
- Home help
noun (social welfare, in Britain and New Zealand) 1. a person who is paid to do domestic chores for persons unable to look after themselves adequately 2. Also called home care. such a service provided by a local authority social services department to those whom it judges most need it