homestretch

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noun home·stretch \ˈhōm-ˈstrech\

Definition of homestretch

  1. 1 :  the part of a racecourse between the last turn and the winning post

  2. 2 :  a final stage

Examples of homestretch in a sentence

  1. The horses are in the homestretch.

1841

First Known Use of homestretch

1841


HOMESTRETCH Defined for English Language Learners

homestretch

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noun home·stretch \ˈhōm-ˈstrech\

Definition of homestretch for English Language Learners

  • : the part of a racetrack between the last turn and the finish line


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