adjective, folk·si·er, folk·si·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM folksyfolk·si·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for folksy
Oprah so enjoyed his folksy demeanor and words of wisdom that she invited him onto her show.
Jokes aside, the folksy, blunt-talking Republican had a real affinity and passion for the issue.The Anguish of Alan Simpson, Tragic Hero of Immigration Reform|Eleanor Clift|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He relayed a set of facts that make his party's case and demolish the other party's case, and he did it in a folksy way.
The vice presidential nominee used a folksy style and policy chops to make the case against the incumbent.Paul Ryan’s Wonky Assault on President Obama at the Republican Convention|Howard Kurtz|August 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Prosecutor Joe McGettigan delivered a folksy and powerful opening statement, also standing just six feet in front of the jury box.Jerry Sandusky Trial: The Defense Reveals Its Strategy|Diane Dimond|June 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She's pretty and I will give in that she's folksy and sociable with us natives; it's surprisin', considerin' her bringin' up.The Rise of Roscoe Paine|Joseph C. Lincoln
They're a folksy fam'ly, I40 judge; the kind that can sit around and chat about nothing at all for hours at a time.Torchy As A Pa|Sewell Ford
Montgomery is just a comfortable, folksy, neighborly town, small enough to make hypocrisy difficult and unnecessary.Otherwise Phyllis|Meredith Nicholson
She liked to be chatty and folksy while she was servin', too.Torchy and Vee|Sewell Ford
First thing, I knew he was smilin' folksy straight at me, and liftin' one hand hesitatin', as if he wanted to give me the hail.Shorty McCabe on the Job|Sewell Ford