homesick

Part of speech: noun

Homesickness.

Part of speech: adjective

Suffering because of absence from home.

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Usage examples "homesick":

  1. It made Margaret feel thrilly and homesick. - "The Very Small Person", 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", Frederic C. Curry.
  3. Then you're not homesick for Haddam East Village? - "Indian Summer", William D. Howells.