Meaning of “the home straight” in the English Dictionary

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"the home straight" in British English

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the home straightnoun [ S ]

uk /ˌhəʊm ˈstreɪt/ us /ˌhoʊm ˈstreɪt/ UK US the home stretch

the last part of something that is being done:

It's taken three months, but we're on the home straight now.

the last part of a race

(Definition of “the home straight” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)