Sentence Examples

  • He was short, thin and if not homely, certainly not handsome.
  • Wow, that is one homely kid.
  • Bluff, hearty, good-natured and simple in his habits, yet he always had a high idea of his own kingly dignity, and his really statesmanlike qualities often surprised foreign diplomats, who were deceived by his homely exterior.
  • It may suffice to repeat that no domestic tragedy has ever taught with more effective simplicity and thrilling truthfulness the homely double lesson of the folly of selfishness and the mad rashness of crime.
  • His verse is homely and direct, and marked by religious fervour and simplicity.