homebound

1
[ hohm-bound ]

adjective
  1. going home: homebound commuters.

Origin of homebound

1
First recorded in 1880–85; home + bound4

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Other definitions for homebound (2 of 2)

homebound2
[ hohm-bound ]

adjective
  1. confined to one's home, especially because of illness.

Origin of homebound

2
First recorded in 1880–85; home + bound1

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