homebody

noun home·body \ ˈhōm-ˌbä-dē \
|Updated on: 10 Jun 2018

Definition of homebody

: one whose life centers on home

Examples of homebody in a Sentence

  1. He's a homebody who hates parties.

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First Known Use of homebody

1821

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  • : a person who likes to stay home


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