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home run Syllabification: home run
Pronunciation: /ˈˌhōm ˈrən/

Definition of home run in English:


A fair hit that allows the batter to make a complete circuit of the bases without stopping and score a run.
Example sentences
  • It was quite a comedown for a former super star with 446 career major league home runs.
  • Larry had hit a home run in that World Series game and Gromek had been the winning pitcher.
  • There have been just ten other center fielders who have hit 40 home runs in a single season.
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