[ hohm-shawr, ‐shohr ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌʃɔr, ‐ˌʃoʊr /
verb (used with or without object), home·shored, home·shor·ing.
to allow (employees) to work from home rather than in an office or factory: Absenteeism is reduced when workers are homeshored.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
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In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
Origin of homeshore
modeled on offshoring
Words nearby homeshore
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British Dictionary definitions for homeshoring
/ (ˈhəʊmˌʃɔːrɪŋ) /
the practice of paying one's employees to work from home rather than in an officeAlso called: homesourcing
Word Origin for homeshoring
C21: from home + (off) shoring
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