homey

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

homey ‎(plural homeys)

  1. Alternative form of homie

Usage notes[edit]

  • Very informal slang associated with urban African-American Vernacular English. Spelling of the plural is uncertain, as most usage is spoken. In writing, the form homies is more common.

Etymology 2[edit]

home +‎ -y.

Adjective[edit]

homey ‎(comparative homier, superlative homiest)

  1. Befitting a home; cozy, intimate.
    Susan added some homey touches to her office.
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