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[hoh-mee] /ˈhoʊ mi/

adjective, homier, homiest.
comfortably informal and inviting; cozy; homelike:
a homey little inn.
adjective homier, homiest
a variant spelling (esp US) of homy
(NZ, informal) a British person

“home-like,” by 1898, from home + -y (2).


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