home-loving


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home-loving

adj
fond of one's home
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.home-loving - devoted to home duties and pleasures
domestic - of or involving the home or family; "domestic worries"; "domestic happiness"; "they share the domestic chores"; "everything sounded very peaceful and domestic"; "an author of blood-and-thunder novels yet quite domestic in his taste"
Translations

home-loving

[ˈhəʊmˌlʌvɪŋ] ADJhogareño, casero

home-loving

[ˈhəʊmˌlʌvɪŋ] adjaffezionato/a alla casa
References in classic literature ?
For forty years Southey lived at Greta Hall, and from his letters we get the pleasantest picture of the home-loving, nonsense- loving "comical papa" who had kept the heart of a boy, even when his hair grew gray--
They are not naturally daring and enterprising, but home-loving and affectionate.
Possessing very distinctive traits of their own, they nevertheless took the general characteristics of the little community in which they dwelt; a town noted for its frugal, discreet, well-ordered, and home-loving inhabitants, as well as for the somewhat confined scope of its sympathies; but in which, be it said, there are odder individuals, and, now and then, stranger occurrences, than one meets with almost anywhere else.
"And he will find it difficult because he's a home-loving boy who misses his mum's cooking.
Stephen Tompkinson played the home-loving genius with warmth, and Mark Bonnar and Neil Maskell were brilliant as Eric and Ern.
Described by her mother Eileen at the time as "a home-loving girl who had everything to live for", the Flint High School pupil sneaked out of the family house in King Edward Drive on January 7, 1976 to go to the nearby swimming baths.
Unlike home-loving Ratty in The Wind in the Willows, the hamster-sized mammals may trek for weeks across moors, bogland and mountains, covering distances of up to nine miles.
Yet home-loving Subo has hardly ever appeared to promote her work and remains an extremely private person.
When I began my career I was an innocent, home-loving mama's boy.
His parents described him as a "home-loving boy" who was due home on Valentine's Day.
"Our people born in the 1940s tend to do quite well economically and want to live a comfortable life, but they are also home-loving do-gooders who recycle, shop ecologically, show interest in their own health and act as good citizens in all possible ways," she added.
HOME-LOVING GIRL: Charlie Martin is in the cast of the classic musical West Side Story, which starts a run at the Theatre Royal tonight PICTURE: SIMON HOBSON www.chroniclelive.co.uk/buyaphoto ref: 01412436