Meaning of “homesick” in the English Dictionary

"homesick" in British English

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homesickadjective

uk /ˈhəʊm.sɪk/ us /ˈhoʊm.sɪk/

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

"homesick" in American English

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homesickadjective

us /ˈhoʊmˌsɪk/

unhappy because of being away from home:

She was homesick during her first semester at college.
homesickness
noun [ U ] us /ˈhoʊmˌsɪk·nəs/

I was almost overcome with homesickness.

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