hometown

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noun, often attributive home·town \ˈhōm-ˈtau̇n\

Definition of hometown

  1. :  the city or town where one was born or grew up; also :  the place of one's principal residence

Examples of hometown in a sentence

  1. She returned to her hometown to stay after college.

1851

First Known Use of hometown

1851


HOMETOWN Defined for English Language Learners

hometown

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noun, often attributive home·town \ˈhōm-ˈtau̇n\

Definition of hometown for English Language Learners

  • : the city or town where you were born or grew up


HOMETOWN Defined for Kids

hometown

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noun home·town \ˈhōm-ˈtau̇n\

Definition of hometown for Students

  1. :  the city or town where a person was born or grew up



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