Definition of homely in English:

homely

Line breaks: home¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊmli
 
/

adjective (homelier, homeliest)

Derivatives

homeliness

noun
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  • I was surprised at the tidiness of his flat, the homeliness of it.
  • However, there was little sense of homeliness or cosiness.
  • After the comfort and homeliness of Aaron's apartment, nothing could prepare us for our suite at the Paramount.

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