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homebody

[ hohm-bod-ee ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌbɒd i /
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noun, plural home·bod·ies.
a person who prefers pleasures and activities that center around the home; stay-at-home.
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Origin of homebody

An Americanism dating back to 1815–25; home + body
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British Dictionary definitions for homebody

homebody
/ (ˈhəʊmˌbɒdɪ) /

noun plural -bodies
a person whose life and interests are centred on the home
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