Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

(Baseball) A hit that allows the batter to make a complete circuit of the diamond and score a "point".

Usage examples (34)
  • The homerun was the first homerun of the year for Brewton Little League.
  • Instead, hitting a homerun is the same as hitting a grounder, which feels very unnatural.
  • Is Turner Gill the "homerun" hire that many wanted?
  • You know, we talk about who needs to hit a homerun. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.