Definition of homemade
1 : made in the home, on the premises, or by one's own efforts
2 : of domestic manufacture
Recent Examples of homemade from the Web
Sterling was selling homemade CDs outside the Triple S Food Mart when two officers, Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II, were dispatched to the store to investigate a report of a man with a gun.
DARLINGTON, Wis. -- A Wisconsin judge has overturned a ban on selling homemade baked goods in the state.
One inmate warned Lanesboro prison officials that Latino gang members were armed with homemade knives and planning an attack.
Naperville firefighter Al Katona claims that on any Saturday night at any Naperville fire station, someone is making homemade pizza.
The slightly upscale Tia Alice is one of the culinary icons of Fátima thanks to a kitchen that focuses on hearty homemade meals including a cod gratin with shrimp and a slow-roasted veal.
If your Dad is the toast of the town, help him mix a sweet whiskey smash or a mean Manhattan with homemade cocktail cherries.
On Monday night at approximately 10:30 p.m. GMT, a man detonated a homemade bomb in the foyer of the the Manchester Arena, at the end of an Ariana Grande concert — while concertgoers were leaving the venue.
Many of the injuries were reportedly caused by metal nuts and bolts, which had been packed around the explosive as homemade shrapnel.
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First Known Use of homemade
HOMEMADE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of homemade for English Language Learners
: made in the home and not in a factory, store, etc.
HOMEMADE Defined for Kids
Definition of homemade for Students
: made in the home homemade bread
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