- comfortably informal and inviting; cozy; homelike: a homey little inn.
Origin of homey1
Examples from the Web for hominess
Historical Examples of hominess
The hominess of the country store is gone and is a loss; but the gain in other directions is impressive.Proclaim Liberty!
The quality of "hominess" is greatly increased in an article of furniture by a frank look or "home-made" appearance.Practical Suggestions for Mother and Housewife
Marion Mills Miller
It boasted no definite style of architecture, but had a hominess that few houses possess.Helen in the Editor's Chair
Ruthe S. Wheeler
Chintz slip covers changed them from blatant monstrosities to background blending items of hominess.If You're Going to Live in the Country
Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
"He adds the very last touch to the hominess of everything," said Phyllis, generously handing the kitten over to Bab.The Wyndam Girls
Marion Ames Taggart
- a variant spelling (esp US) of homy
- NZ informal a British person