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English adjective: rustic

1. rustic characteristic of rural life


SamplesCountrified clothes.
Rustic awkwardness.


Synonymscountrified, countryfied


Similarrural


Antonymsurban

2. rustic awkwardly simple and provincial


SamplesBumpkinly country boys.
Rustic farmers.
A hick town.
The nightlife of Montmartre awed the unsophisticated tourists.


Synonymsbumpkinly, hick, unsophisticated


Similarprovincial


Antonymscosmopolitan

3. rustic characteristic of the fields or country


SamplesAgrestic simplicity.
Rustic stone walls.


Synonymsagrestic


Similarrural


Antonymsurban


English noun: rustic

1. rustic (person) an unsophisticated country person


Broader (hypernym)common man, common person, commoner


Narrower (hyponym)bucolic, bumpkin, bushwhacker, chawbacon, coon, countryman, countrywoman, cracker, hayseed, hick, hillbilly, peasant, provincial, redneck, rube, ruralist, woodman, woodsman, yahoo, yokel









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