What does the word homesick mean?

Usage examples for homesick

  1. It made Margaret feel thrilly and homesick. – The Very Small Person by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  2. The little church was in darkness- no midnight mass was being sung this year- and we slipped into our various billets in silence, very tired and not a little homesick. – From the St. Lawrence to the Yser with the 1st Canadian brigade by Frederic C. Curry
  3. Then you're not homesick for Haddam East Village? – Indian Summer by William D. Howells