home run


home run

noun

baseball : a hit that allows the batter to go around all the bases and score a run

Full Definition of HOME RUN

1
:  a hit in baseball that enables the batter to make a complete circuit of the bases and score a run
2
:  an impressive success <the president's speech was a home run>

Examples of HOME RUN

  1. He hit three home runs.

First Known Use of HOME RUN

1856

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