Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [h'oʊmɪŋ]
meaning of the word
orienting or directing homeward or to a destination; "the homing instinct"; "a homing beacon"
Perry said it must be some sort of homing instinct such as is possessed by certain breeds of earthly pigeons.
"Here I came flying back to our old quarters like--like a homing pigeon, only to find my place taken by that cross-looking thing.