home away from home home away from home

Definition(s):

  • (n) a place where you are just as comfortable and content as if you were home

Usage(s):

  1. The tribe that keeps the modern world at bay Jakarta: Looking for a new path Kemukus Mountain Celebrating an orgy of devotion Surabaya The Madurese find a home away from home.
  2. As long as they are willing to make this distinction, I am still happy to think of Damascus as my home away from home.
  3. In the future you may simply drop yourself into the Sims' house and hang out with them for hours at a time--a life away from life, a home away from home.

News

  • Zito, SF Giants terrible on the road again in loss to Pirates

    By Henry Schulman Pittsburgh – You see Giants fans at ballparks around America and feel sorry that they wasted their money on the tickets, airfare and hotels, because this team is practically unwatchable outside of San Francisco and its home away from home, Phoenix. The Pirates won for second consecutive night, 12-8, and dropped the Giants’ road record to 12-20. Somehow, the Giants have found a ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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