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not handsome or beautiful

of a plain and unsophisticated nature

of or relating to the family or household

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lacking in physical beauty or proportion

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having a feeling of home

plain and unpretentious

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without artificial refinement or elegance

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Have the dining table set as if you're about to eat dinner, to make the place homely.
He set down his homely bologna sandwich on the worn bench next to his old-fashioned black tin lunch box and wept.
As its name implies, this work is in fact a series of more or less grotesque distortions of this homely design more suggestive of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy than wholesome goodness.
Or so Shirley Hewitt, James Hewitt's mum has said of her stays in their homely Devon abode: "She seemed comfortable in our company and probably enjoyed the normality of being here.
HOMELY AMBIANCE Spacious rooms have been tastefully decorated giving a comforting homely ambiance.
Open shelving "The open shelving and painted panels combine to create a homely backdrop for the dining table and chairs.
Reducing delayed discharge not only helps individual patients, who benefit from getting home or to a homely setting as quickly as possible, but also helps ease pressure across the system.
He added: "It's a very homely and pleasant place to live and staff are very kind and considerate.
Welcoming Gruff Rhys to the event is a very special occasion in itself, but I think it's the high quality of the line-up and the homely feel to the festival that makes it so popular.
She added: "There is a homely atmosphere where practitioners are confident and positive about childcare.
South Warwickshire Foundation NHS Trust, which runs the hospital, successfully secured PS180,000 from the Department of Health to refurbish the labour rooms, including the high dependency delivery room, to create a comfortable, homely environment for women.
BOOK to stay before September 31, 2013 to save 15% at Waunifor Centre on a seven-night stay in one of its traditional and homely stone holiday cottages Waunifor offers quiet rural self catering holiday cottages in the Teifi Valley, Carmarthenshire, West Wales, and cottages sleep from two to 10 people.
com or call 01559 395437 BOOK to stay before September 31, 2013 to save 15% at Waunifor Centre on a seven-night stay in one of its traditional and homely stone holiday cottages Waunifor offers quiet rural self catering holiday cottages in the Teifi Valley, Carmarthenshire, West Wales, and cottages sleep from two to 10 people.
A spacious dining area/lounge is without a doubt the showpiece of the home and the granite fireplace surrounding a multi-fuel stove creates a homely feel.
With stone floors and oak fittings, Fontburn Farm has a number of homely rooms after stepping through a traditional porch.