homecoming homecoming  /ˈhoʊm ˌkə mɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an annual school or university reunion for graduates
  2. (n) a coming to or returning home

Usage(s):

  • It is quite possible that the singer at California's Castro Valley High School's 2008 homecoming may not have hit a single note.

News

  1. Oldsmobile Homecoming car show draws crowd

    Despite a light drizzle and overcast skies, hundreds of car enthusiasts turned out Saturday for the annual Oldsmobile Homecoming Car show in Lansing.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Lansing State Journal

  2. Dresden Homecoming festivities wrap up Saturday

    Saturday is the last day for Dresden Homecoming festivities.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Zanesville Times Recorder

  3. Roush homecoming: Fans flock to see drivers

    It was homecoming week as Motorsports fans came from far and wide Thursday to the Roush Collection Retail Store in Livonia to catch a glimpse of three of Roush Fenway Racing's drivers.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Livonia Observer

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Quotes

  1. Obama says the veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan make up "the largest homecoming since the Second World War."
    on May 12, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: KPVI-TV

  2. Samberg says he grew up watching the awards and was a writer for the show before landing his gig on "SNL," so "it will be a sweet and satisfying homecoming. I can't wait to act really important."
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Andy Samberg Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  3. "While we rejoice today for Maziar Bahari's homecoming, we must not forget about the countless others who remain unjustly imprisoned in Iran today. Canada continues to stand with the people of Iran in their struggle with the Iranian regime," Mr....
    on Oct 21, 2009 By: Stephen Harper Source: Globe and Mail

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