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adult home

a·dult home
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-duhlt, ad-uhlt hohm]
    • /əˈdʌlt, ˈæd ʌlt hoʊm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-duhlt, ad-uhlt hohm]
    • /əˈdʌlt, ˈæd ʌlt hoʊm/

Definition of adult home words

  • noun adult home any of various private residences for former state psychiatric patients, supervised by a department of a state or city government. 1

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Origin of adult home

First appearance:

before 1975
One of the 1% newest English words
First recorded in 1975-1980

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Parts of speech for Adult home

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

adult home popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 40% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

adult home usage trend in Literature

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