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Definition of 'homespun'


  1. a rough loosely woven fabric originally made with yarn that was spun at home
       Synonyms: homespun fabric


  1. of textiles; having a rough surface; "a sweater knitted of nubbly homespun yarns"
       Synonyms: nubby nubbly slubbed tweedy
  2. characteristic of country life; "cracker-barrel philosophy"; "folksy humor"; "the air of homespun country boys"
       Synonyms: cracker-barrel folksy
  3. made of cloth spun or woven in the home; "homespun linen"; "homespun garments"

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