Home-run

home run

noun
1.
Baseball. a hit that enables a batter, without the aid of a fielding error, to score a run by making a nonstop circuit of the bases.
2.
a complete or unqualified success: trying to hit a home run at the box office.

Origin:
1855–60, Americanism

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home run
 
n
baseball a hit that enables the batter to run round all four bases, usually by hitting the ball out of the playing area

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