Definition of “home in on sth/sb” - English Dictionary


“home in on sth/sb” in English

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home in on sth/sb

phrasal verb with home uk /həʊm/ us /hoʊm/ verb

to aim for:

The missile homed in on the ship.

to find and give a lot of attention to something or someone:

The report homed in on the weaknesses in the management structure.

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(Definition of “home in on sth/sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)