Meaning of “homecoming” in the English Dictionary

"homecoming" in American English

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homecomingnoun [ C ]

us /ˈhoʊmˌkʌmˈɪŋ/

a person’s arrival home after being away for a long time:

We were all eagerly awaiting my brother's homecoming from the war.

a celebration at a school or college, usually including a dance and a football game, when people who were students there at an earlier time can return to visit

(Definition of “homecoming” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)