homestyle

or home-style

[ hohm-stahyl ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌstaɪl /

adjective

simple and unpretentious, evoking the comforts of home: homestyle cooking; home-style hospitality.

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Origin of homestyle

First recorded in 1865–70; home + style
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Example sentences from the Web for homestyle

  • I've made slow-cooker beef bourgignon, brussels sprouts with bacon and aleppo pepper, and homestyle egg noodles.

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