Definition of home base
- The company's home base is in New York.
- (informal) She returned to her home base after a long month of traveling.
- The runner was tagged out at home base.
: one's place of residence : domicile
: the social unit formed by a family living together
: to or at one's place of residence or home (see 1home 1a)
: to a final, closed, or ultimate position
: to or at an ultimate objective (such as a goal or finish line)
: of, relating to, or being a place of residence, place of origin, or base of operations
: prepared, done, or designed for use in a home (see 1home)
: operating or occurring in an area that is a headquarters or base of operations
: to go or return to one's place of residence or origin : to go or return home (see 1home)
: to return accurately to one's native area of place of birth or origin from a distance : to return home
: to move to or toward an objective by following a signal or landmark
: the lower part of a wall, pier, or column considered as a separate architectural feature
: the lower part of a complete architectural design (as of a monument)
: the bottom of something considered as its support : foundation
: to make, form, or serve as a base for
: to find a foundation or basis for : to find a base (see 1base 3a) for
: of little height
: low in place or position
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