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homey

adjective hom·ey \ˈhō-mē\

Simple Definition of homey

  • : comfortable or familiar like home

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of homey

homierhomiest

  1. 1 :  homelike <a homey atmosphere>; also :  evocative of home <a homey meal>

  2. 2 :  homely 3 <homey anecdotes>

homeyness or hominess noun

1856

First Known Use of homey

1856

Variants of homey

also homy \ˈhō-mē\

Rhymes with homey


2

homey

noun hom·ey \ˈhō-mē\

Definition of homey

plural homeys or homies

  1. :  homeboy



Examples of homey in a sentence

  1. <the fatal shooting of a fellow homey was just the wake-up call he needed to get out of the drug trade>



Variants of homey

or homie play \ˈhō-mē\

Origin of homey

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1944


HOMEY Defined for Kids

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adjective hom·ey \ˈhō-mē\

Definition of homey for Students

homierhomiest




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