homester

noun
home·​ster | \ ˈhōmztə(r), -mst- \
plural -s

Definition of homester

British
1 : a member of the home team in an athletic contest
2 : homebody

First Known Use of homester

1819, in the meaning defined at sense 2

History and Etymology for homester

home entry 1 + -ster

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“Homester.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homester. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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