Origin of homecoming
Related formshome·com·er, noun
Examples from the Web for homecoming
The Temple University concert represented something of a homecoming for Coltrane.
His homecoming is breezily explained at the start of the episode.The Return of New Girl’s Coach…and of Faith in the Still-Great Comedy|Kevin Fallon|November 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For Lennon, who had not set foot in Britain for nine years, there must have been something of a homecoming feel to the experience.
The girl's 21-year-old elder sister told The Daily Beast: "We are going to have a big party tonight to celebrate her homecoming."Blonde Child Reunited With Roma Family After Irish Police Blunder|Tom Sykes|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
How did the Marines you interviewed describe the homecoming process?A Troubled Iraq War Vet Returns Home in Roxana Robinson’s ‘Sparta’|Jane Ciabattari|June 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The well-known thought first flickered back into Charles's mind on the third day of his homecoming.Angela's Business|Henry Sydnor Harrison
Grace would undoubtedly go to the old tavern to prepare for the homecoming.Keziah Coffin|Joseph C. Lincoln
Dear me, no one ever saw such a homecoming in their life before as that of mine that day!Young Tom Bowling|J.C. Hutcheson
All the sadness surrounding her homecoming could not keep out the sweet feeling of being back that stole through her senses.Fidelity|Susan Glaspell
Believe me, Mother, this homecoming will take place just as I have described it.The Eyes of Asia|Rudyard Kipling