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homespun

adjective

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having or showing an unpretentious informality
  • a beloved writer who was famous for dispensing his homespun philosophy of life in a weekly newspaper column

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The first known use of homespun was circa 1589

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“Homespun.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/homespun. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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