What does the word homelike mean?

Usage examples for homelike

  1. It was a homelike, pleasant enough picture; but the girl's thoughts strayed persistently to the green open spaces, and the pleasant ease of the life she had left behind her. – The Stronger Influence by F.E. Mills Young
  2. " More homelike is the vast unknown," since their mamma is there. – Miss Ellis's Mission by Mary P. Wells Smith
  3. At home I had to expect my wife's amazement and perhaps her mockery, the dismal upper storey and my uneasiness; but, still, at my age that was easier and as it were more homelike than travelling for two days and nights with strangers to Petersburg, where I should be conscious every minute that my life was of no use to any one or to anything, and that it was approaching its end. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov