Definition of homebody in English:


Line breaks: home|body
Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊmbɒdi

noun (plural homebodies)

informal , chiefly North American
A person who likes to stay at home, especially one who is perceived as unadventurous: since his marriage, Brett has become a homebody
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  • Kennedy has been something of a homebody, rarely venturing far from suburban Boston.
  • He was a homebody, not a wanderer, a tinkerer, not an explorer.
  • Lauren is a self-confessed homebody with no desire to travel; it should have been a perfect match.

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