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down–home

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adjective \ˈdau̇n-ˌhōm\

Simple Definition of down–home

  • : simple and informal in a way that reminds people of life in a small town or in the country especially in the southern U.S.

Full Definition of down–home

  1. :  of, relating to, or having qualities (as informality and simplicity) associated with rural or small-town people especially of the Southern United States <down–home country cooking>; broadly :  simple, unpretentious

1938

First Known Use of down–home

1938


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