Examples of homesick in a Sentence
He was homesick when he went to college.
She was homesick for her mother's cooking.
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Traditional live music, dance, food, costumes, demonstrations and vendors bring the magic of Brazil to NoDa in an event that caters to those homesick for the rich culture – as well as those who’ve never witnessed it before.
These are invariably simple, economical renditions of mainland home-style cookery, brought to the island by soldiers homesick for the flavors and ingredients of Sichuan, Beijing, Jiangsu and other corners of the country.
After five days, 1,200 miles and God knows how many nuclear calories, my back was sore, my heart was homesick and my guts sizzled in misery.
Jennifer had been feeling homesick for her family back in the German town of Köln, and at just the right moment a beloved possession of a beloved relative offered what seemed like a blessing.
If your college student is getting a bit homesick, a care package filled with familiar items can help ease him over the hump.
In the 19th century, a samurai took Kayano’s grandfather to work in a herring camp: the homesick boy chopped off one of his fingers, hoping his Wajin masters would send him home.
But for this homesick Aussie, nothing really beats the jaffle.
The conjecture is born out of Conte's own comments about wanting to head back to his homeland, and many media outlets have run with reports that the 48-year-old is homesick and wishes to leave west London.
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First Known Use of homesick
HOMESICK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of homesick for English Language Learners
: sad because you are away from your family and home
HOMESICK Defined for Kids
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