home ground

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  1. an area, locality, or subject with which one is intimately familiar: When you see those familiar mountains appear on the horizon, you'll know you are back on home ground. Baseball and football are home ground for this sports-loving community.

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How to use home ground in a sentence

  • Pennsylvania was the home ground of the Jenkins mills, and Jim was determined to hit as many heads as he could.

    Sudden Jim | Clarence Budington Kelland
  • But the impact is somewhat more pronounced on their own home ground—seeing them en masse.

    Anchorite | Randall Garrett

British Dictionary definitions for home ground

home ground

  1. a familiar area or topic

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