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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: homely(0.01292 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to homely.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: lacking in physical beauty or proportion; “a homely child”;
“several of the buildings were downright homely”; “a
plain girl with a freckled face” [syn: plain]
2: having a feeling of home; cozy and comfortable; “the homely
everyday atmosphere”; “a homey little inn” [syn: homelike,
3: plain and unpretentious; “homely truths”; “letters to his
son full of homely advice”; “homely fare”
4: without artificial refinement or elegance; “plain homely
furniture”; “homely manners”
[also: homeliest, homelier]
English → English (gcide)
Homely \Home"ly\, a. [Compar. Homelier; superl. Homeliest.]
[From Home, n.]
1. Belonging to, or having the characteristics of, home;
domestic; familiar; intimate. [Archaic]
With all these men I was right homely, and communed
with, them long and oft. --Foxe.
Their homely joys, and destiny obscure. --Gray.
2. Plain; unpretending; rude in appearance; unpolished; as, a
homely garment; a homely house; homely fare; homely
Now Strephon daily entertains
His Chloe in the homeliest strains. --Pope.
3. Of plain or coarse features; uncomely; ugly; -- usually
used of people, especially women; -- contrary to
None so homely but loves a looking-glass. --South.
Homely \Home"ly\, adv.
Plainly; rudely; coarsely; as, homely dressed. [R.]