adj (-lier, -liest)
- 1.1 [meal/food] casero; [atmosphere/room/furnishings] acogedor, hogareño a homely woman (British English/inglés británico) una mujer muy de su casaMore example sentences
More example sentences1.2 (plain, ugly) (American English/inglés norteamericano) feo
- Contact sessions are held in purposefully homely rooms with comfortable easy chairs and lots of toys, games and activities.
- It is one of the most homely places in town where a warm welcome and friendly smile awaits all visitors.
- There's a warm and homely atmosphere to go with the fare of traditional country cooking and game.
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- Nestled among her descriptions of food at posh New York restaurants is a handful of recipes for the simple, homely food that she cooks at home.
- Mary was blessed with a natural and homely disposition.
- The Chinese have an ordinary homely dish made of fish head stewed with tofu, which is bland and believed to be healthy.
- At first glance, it would seem that the decision to cast the luminous Greta Garbo as the homely Christina is Hollywood historical revisionism at its most overt.
- An older, very homely woman answered and let him in.
- Not for the first time, I wished I was homely and forgettable.
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The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.