be at home

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be at home

1. To physically be in one's place of residence. I was at home all day and the repairman never came. I'm at home now, so feel free to come over.
2. To be very comfortable or proficient in a particular area. My mother is at home in the kitchen and can make just about any dish.
3. To match or suit a particular environment. Considering her aesthetic, I think that antique chair would be at home in her gallery.
4. Of a sports team, to play in one's own arena or field. The Yankees have been on the road for a while now. When will they be at home again?
See also: home
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Liverpool, who are at home to Wolves on Saturday, would love Owen to come out of his current poor scoring run to ensure six points in two Anfield games that could transform their inconsistent season and push them into that coveted top-four spot.