in the home stretch(redirected from in the homestretch)
in the home stretch
In the midst of the final portion of an activity, project, competition, etc. Likened to the straightaway at the end of a race. The bulk of the work is behind us—we're in the home stretch now!
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in the (home) stretch
mod. in the last stage of the process. (From horse racing.) We’re in the homestretch with this project and can’t change it now.
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