Definition of honery
1. homer [ n ] a base hit on which the batter scores a runUsed in print:
(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)
A two run homer by Norm_Siebern and a solo_blast by Bill_Tuttle tied the game , and single runs in the eighth and ninth gave the Athletics their fifth victory in eight starts .
Breeding to Adair to Gentile , setting_up Tuttle 's 390 - foot homer over the wall in left center .
Hansen , who slugged the 1960 Oriole high of 22 homers and drove_in 86 runs on a .255 freshman average , completes the Birds ' spring squad at 49 players .
(Rocky Mountains News, [Denver, Colorado],...)
Jim_Landis ' 380 - foot home_run over left in the first inning gave the Sox a 1 - 0 lead , but Harmon_Killebrew came_back in the bottom of the first with his second homer in two days with the walking Bob_Allison aboard .
Al_Smith 's 340 - blast over left in the fourth - his fourth homer of the campaign - tied the score and Carreon 's first major_league home_run in the fifth put the Sox back in_front .Synonyms home_run homer Related Terms base_hit solo_homer
2. Homer [ n ] ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the Iliad and the Odyssey (circa 850 BC)Used in print:
(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)
The landscape of Greek history broadens widely , and rather abruptly , in the eighth century B.C. , the age of Homer 's `` rosy fingered Dawn '' .Synonyms Homer Related Terms poet Greek
3. Homer [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4446Synonyms Homer
4. homer [ v ] hit a home runSynonyms homer Related Terms score
5. homer [ n ] an ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahsSynonyms kor homer Related Terms volume_unit ephah bath
6. Homer [ n ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 321Synonyms Homer
7. homer [ n ] United States painter best known for his seascapes (1836-1910)Synonyms winslow_homer homer Related Terms painter
8. homer [ n ] pigeon trained to return homeSynonyms homer homing_pigeon Related Terms domestic_pigeon carrier_pigeon
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