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  • n. Plural form of hometown.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • That is ... the money goes to individual car dealerships in hometowns, rather than to CEO's at Ford or GM.

    Cash For Clunkers...a resounding success!

  • But the Hilds are selling to a family-owned chain that concentrates on "hometowns" - communities with a population of 6,000 or so that can't support a bigger supermarket - a family that first had to convince the Hilds they would be good for Marion.

    The Gazette-Enterprise: News

  • VIEW FAVORITES yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Skinhead plot news sweeps suspects\' hometowns '; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'A thorough rundown on the skinheads in West Tennessee who were out to create havoc on black people.

    OpEdNews - Quicklink: Skinhead plot news sweeps suspects' hometowns

  • Super S Foods is a regional chain that targets smaller communities it calls "hometowns" in

    The Gazette-Enterprise: News

  • I feel that they will bring attention to Glenville State College from their hometowns which is a great recruiting tool. "said Vice President for Enrollment Management

    State Journal Featured Content

  • Small pockets of white marchers carried banners proclaiming the names of their hometowns.

    Burial for a King

  • Across China, millions of people already have commenced sometimes days-long journey to return to their hometowns for the Lunar New Year celebrations.

    China Welcomes the Year of the Rabbit

  • Millions of South Koreans began heading for their hometowns as the annual exodus for the autumn harvest holiday got under way.

    Celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival

  • There was no immediate information on their hometowns.

    2 Americans killed at Tijuana border crossing

  • The idea of sending panhandlers back to their hometowns was spawned by a trip Gentry took to San Francisco, where panhandlers who don't live in the city, or have family or ties there, are urged to go home, and receive assistance in doing so.

    Proposal aimed at chronic panhandlers

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