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broken home

Definition of broken home

  1. :  a family in which the parents have divorced <He comes from a broken home.>



Word by Word Definitions

brokenplay
  1. :  violently separated into parts :  shattered

    :  damaged or altered by breaking: as

    :  having undergone or been subjected to fracture

homeplay
  1. :  one's place of residence :  domicile

    :  house

    :  the social unit formed by a family living together

  1. :  to or at one's home

    :  to a final, closed, or ultimate position

    :  to or at an ultimate objective (as a goal or finish line)

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a home, place of origin, or base of operations

    :  prepared, done, or designed for use in a home

    :  operating or occurring in a home area

  1. :  to go or return home

    :  to return accurately to one's home or natal area from a distance

    :  to proceed to or toward a source of radiated energy used as a guide


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