(one's) long home

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(one's) long home

One's death, afterlife, or final resting place. The family was finally able to bring his body back from Taiwan to his long home in the cemetery of his ancestors. We were sad to learn that she had gone to her long home after a brief battle with cancer.
See also: home, long

long home

death. euphemistic, dated
The expression is based on the idea of the soul's destination after death.
See also: home, long
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But in the last few months their aura, along with their long home unbeaten record, has disappeared.
Derbyshire should be confident of finally ending their long home victory drought after dominating the second day of their Liverpool Victoria County Championship clash against Somerset.
The Bears require only 51 more runs today to end their long home drought after destructive bowling from Betts, and some barely less destructive batting from Mark Wagh, ensured their total dominance of the third day.