from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Made or prepared in the home: homemade pie.
- adj. Made by oneself.
- adj. Crudely or simply made.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Made in the home.
- adj. Made by oneself.
- adj. In a simple style as if made at home.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Made at home; of domestic manufacture; made either in a private family or in one's own country.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Made at home; of domestic manufacture.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. made or produced in the home or by yourself
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Police detonated what they described as a homemade explosive found in room 1808, leading authorities to believe the perpetrators posed as guests there.
Police detonated what they described as a homemade explosive found in room 1808.
Survivors have been living in homemade, tattered tents of tin, cardboard and plastic sheets, all strung together in endless rows to fortify them against heavy rains.
I know the money goes to a good cause, but homemade is just as good and healthier, especially when the stash in the freezer is gone!
You can eat it straight from the packaging, or you can use the cookie dough in homemade ice creams (or store-bought, of course) and other treats that might need a little bit of cookie dough.
I make a chicken soup base using onions, carrots, celery, garlic and chicken stock (storebought, but homemade is good if you have it) and add the shredded chicken into it.
September 2nd 1922 – Curiosity and amusement were had by attendees of the annual masquerade when a number of borough women arrived masked and dressed in homemade costumes as firemen, proclaiming to be Volunteer Fire Department, No. 2″
Fluffy white cake engorged in homemade chocolate buttercream frosting.
But there's an even bigger difference: Halloween has become a huge deal, a lot more than an after-dark trek through the neighborhood in homemade costumes.
Favorite homemade is a lovely and simple egg salad and bacon with a few shots of Chipotle Tabasco on Columbo sour dough, washed down with a cold Anchor Steam.
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