- comfortably informal and inviting; cozy; homelike: a homey little inn.
Origin of homey1
Examples from the Web for homy
Historical Examples of homy
She raised a fold of the gown and breathed in rapturously that homy perfume.The Pagan Madonna
I tell you, doctor, its as homy and comfortable as anything you ever saw.Cursed
George Allan England
I'm going to ask you for just a mouthful more, it tastes so delicious and homy!The Sturdy Oak
Samuel Merwin, et al.
Within the lodge was a homy fireplace, and a glossy elk's-head which peered out above the mantel.Doom of the House of Duryea
esp US homey
- like a home, esp in comfort or informality; cosy
- a variant spelling (esp US) of homy
- NZ informal a British person