How to Pronounce homely?

Correct pronunciation for the word "homely" is [hˈə͡ʊmli], [hˈə‍ʊmli], [h_ˈəʊ_m_l_i].

"Homely" in context

Homely is a word used to describe a place or an atmosphere that feels warm and comforting because of its familiarity. It can refer to both physical spaces and general feelings of security and contentment. Homely is a state of mind that can be difficult to achieve, but once it is achieved, it can be deeply pleasant and reassuring.

People often find homes that are decorated with furniture and decorations that have been with them for many years, or those that have a long history, to be especially homely. Homely places can evoke powerful feelings of nostalgia and evoke comforting memories from the past.

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