down-home

down-home

[doun-hohm]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or exhibiting the simple, familiar, or folksy qualities associated with one's family or with rural areas, especially of the southern U.S.: down-home cooking; down-home hospitality.

Origin:
1820–30, Americanism

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down-home
 
adj
slang chiefly (US) of, relating to, or reminiscent of rural life, esp in the southern US; unsophisticated

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