home ruler

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noun

an advocate of home rule.

Nearby words

  1. home plate,
  2. home port,
  3. home range,
  4. home row,
  5. home rule,
  6. home run,
  7. home schooling,
  8. home scrap,
  9. home screen,
  10. home secretary

Origin of home ruler

First recorded in 1875–80

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Examples from the Web for home ruler

  • It was true he was an Irishman, but politically he was not at all fanatical, and not even a Home-Ruler.

    Passing By|Maurice Baring