homeliest homeliest

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) lacking in physical beauty or proportion
  2. (adj) having a feeling of home; cozy and comfortable
  3. (adj) plain and unpretentious
  4. (adj) without artificial refinement or elegance

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. His swallow-tailed coat was ill-fitting, and he wore it awkwardly; his heavy features and unruly hair marked him as one of the homeliest men in Washington.
  2. Instead of one royal phenomenon like radium, there would be a grand democracy of matter in which the homeliest substances would lie ready to perform potent miracles.

News

  • Denfeld student cruises against cancer at Motorhead Madness car show

    Northland car collectors held their premier car show of the year this weekend at the DECC. Hundreds of hot rods, rat rods, customs and muscle cars turned heads. One old car on display may have a reputation as one of the homeliest in history but its owner loves it, and will use it to fight cancer. Dave Anderson has her story.
    on March 24, 2014     Source: Northland's News Center

Quotes

  1. "When you are the homeliest girl in school, never say you would like to go out with the captain of the football team," Huckabee said, displaying the quick wit that made him a favorite guest of late-night comedy show hosts such as Stephen Colbert.
    on Aug 9, 2008 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Southeast Missourian

  2. And in the play, bandleader Chick Webb calls her "the homeliest-looking young woman I have ever seen."
    on Dec 27, 2007 By: Chick Webb Source: Washington Post

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