homemade homemade  /ˈhoʊmM ˈeɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) made or produced in the home or by yourself

Usage(s):

  1. Behind the homemade helicopter boom are high-soaring thrills, little risk and low cost.
  2. Culinary blogs are replete with homemade-bacon recipes, including how to make pancetta.
  3. Hotrods are homemade subversions of the existing order, mechanical folk art.

News

  1. 2 dead as homemade plane crashes in N. Calif.

    Officials say two men were killed when a small homemade plane crashed in a field in Northern California near the Oregon state line.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KTVN Reno

  2. Homemade Granola is sweetly satisfying

    Homemade Granola is typically lower in fat and sugar than store-bought stuff. Feel more comfortable, and make it at home! Homemade Granola – Feel Comforted Ingredients 2 cups old fashioned oats ¾ cup almonds, chopped or sliced 2 tbsp canola …
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CW39 NewsFix

  3. Homemade Dog Treats Maker Pupolicious Announces a Chance to Win Pupolicious Dog Treat Mix Package

    Pupolicious, the premier online retailer of healthy homemade dog treats , announces a Facebook contest to give away their healthy dog treats. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/freedogtreats/facebookcontest/prweb10819014.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "We have recovered a very crude, homemade, low-level device," Beary said. "Because of the time and location of the event, we do not believe this incident was designed to cause significant property damage or injury. We also believe this is an...
    on Jul 2, 2007 By: Kevin Beary Source: Forbes

  2. "Yes, that Joe McGinniss," Palin writes. "Here he is -- about 15 feet away on the neighbor's rented deck overlooking my children's play area and my kitchen window. Maybe we'll welcome him with a homemade blueberry pie tomorrow so he'll know...
    on May 25, 2010 By: Sarah Palin Source: Washington Post (blog)

  3. "One of the greatest problems is kids dressed up in homemade costumes that are not flame-resistant," said Acting CPSC Chairman Nancy Nord. "If parents make a costume, choose inherently flame-resistant fabrics, such as nylon or polyester, and...
    on Oct 31, 2003 By: Nancy Nord Source: NBC 4.com

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