soldiers' home

noun

Definition of soldiers' home

: an institution maintained (as by the federal or a state government) for the care and relief of military veterans

Examples of soldiers' home in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Test results for five other residents who have died at the soldiers' home in Holyoke, about 90 miles west of Boston, are pending, Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse said Tuesday. NBC News, "Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call," 18 Apr. 2020 Test results for five other residents who have died at the soldiers' home in Holyoke, about 90 miles west of Boston, are pending, Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse said Tuesday. NBC News, "Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call," 18 Apr. 2020 Test results for five other residents who have died at the soldiers' home in Holyoke, about 90 miles west of Boston, are pending, Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse said Tuesday. NBC News, "Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call," 18 Apr. 2020 Test results for five other residents who have died at the soldiers' home in Holyoke, about 90 miles west of Boston, are pending, Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse said Tuesday. NBC News, "Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call," 18 Apr. 2020 Test results for five other residents who have died at the soldiers' home in Holyoke, about 90 miles west of Boston, are pending, Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse said Tuesday. NBC News, "13 deaths at Massachusetts veterans home under investigation," 2 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of soldiers' home

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Soldiers' home.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soldiers%27%20home. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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