Definition of Hominess

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of homeyness) ¹



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Definition of Hominess

1. the quality of being homey [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hominess

homigrade scale
homilete
homiletes
homiletically
homiletics
homilies
homilist
homilists
homilite
homily
hominal
hominal physiology
homines
hominess (current term)
hominesses
homing
homing behaviour
homing device
homing instinct
homing pigeon
homing pigeons
homing torpedo
homing value
homings
hominian
hominians
hominid
hominidae

Literary usage of Hominess

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1. The Mailbag (1918)
"If "hominess," for instance, says more than any phrase in all the world of words at my command, why "hominess" goes with me. ..."

2. Sunset by Southern Pacific Company. Passenger Dept, Southern Pacific Company (1912)
"... who stop within its doors are nil. du, upon entering the spacious lobby that atmosph. hominess. of genuine welcome that has made the Imperial grow. ..."

3. Catalogue by Syracuse University, St. Louis, Public school library (1913)
"... story has been told with a degree of sympathy and detail, not to say "hominess", that makes It a truly worthy and agreeable bit of missionary biography. ..."

4. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine by Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress) (1913)
"So far as I can see, he epitomized in his verses this sweet, simple hominess that tugs at the heart-strings like some old call that one has heard before. ..."

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