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Definition of "hominess" [hominess]

  • Alternative spelling of homeyness. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hominess" in a sentence
  • "Doubtless much of the "hominess" that attaches us to some houses is due to their snugness, but not all of it."
  • "The quality of "hominess" is greatly increased in an article of furniture by a frank look or "home-made" appearance."
  • "If the housekeeper thinks that this is "hominess" carried to excess, she may cover the floor with an ingrain carpet, or better, plain filling of a medium shade, on which a few rag rugs are laid, light in color."