homeyness

homey

1 [hoh-mee]
adjective, homier, homiest.
comfortably informal and inviting; cozy; homelike: a homey little inn.
Also, homy.


Origin:
1850–55; home + -y1

homeyness, hominess, noun

homely, homey.


See homely.
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homey (ˈhəʊmɪ)
 
adj , homier, homiest
1.  a variant spelling (esp US) of homy
 
n
2.  informal (NZ) a British person
 
'homeyness
 
n

homy or homey (ˈhəʊmɪ)
 
adj , homier, homiest
like a home, esp in comfort or informality; cosy
 
homey or homey
 
adj
 
'hominess or homey
 
n
 
'homeyness or homey
 
n

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