Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the people of your home locality (especially your own family)

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Examples

  • On a Saturday night, even in the cold hangover of January, the homefolk are out in force.

    The Other Side of Dark

  • IN THE spring of 1859 he was again writing lush, descriptive letters to the homefolk.

    Mark Twain

  • Our homefolk always call it the Danes, or the Denes, which is no more, they tell me, than a hollow place, even as the word ‘den’ is.

    Lorna Doone

  • Our homefolk always call it the Danes, or the Denes, which is no more, they tell me, than a hollow place, even as the word 'den' is.

    Lorna Doone; a Romance of Exmoor

  • Of course I live in a state where my iconic congressman is so proudly anti-earmark, he refuses to do a darn thing for the homefolk at all.

    Dissident Voice

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    Rational Review

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