homespun definition

  • adjective:
    • Spun or woven in the house: homespun linen.
    • manufactured from a homespun material: a homespun tablecloth.
    • Simple and homely; unpretentious: "Most small towns could have happily forfeited a number of their homespun values if it designed luring a firm truth be told thereā€ ( William Mueller).
    • Spun in the house.
    • Woven in your home.
    • produced from homespun material.
    • ordinary and homely; unsophisticated and unpretentious.
    • Spun or wrought at home; of domestic make; coarse; basic.
    • simple in way or style; maybe not elegant; rude; coarse.
    • of fabrics; having a rough area
    • feature of nation life
    • made of cloth spun or woven in the home
  • noun:
    • an ordinary, coarse, generally woolen fabric made of homespun yarn.
    • the same sturdy textile made on an electrical loom.
    • Fabric made from homespun yarn.
    • An unpolished, rustic individual.
    • Cloth made yourself.
    • An unpolished, rustic person.
    • Cloth made yourself; home-made clothes.
    • A coarse and loosely woven woolen material, produced in imitation of real home-made cloth.
    • A coarse, unpolished, or austere person.
    • a rough loosely woven fabric originally created using yarn that was spun home
  • others:
    • Spun or wrought in the home; of domestic manufacture.
    • therefore Of domestic source; plain; familiar; commonplace.

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