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Definition 1: an unsophisticated country person - [noun denoting person]

(rustic is a kind of ...) a person who holds no title

(... is a kind of rustic ) an eccentric or undignified rustic

"I'll be a gone coon when the battle starts"

(... is a kind of rustic ) a man who lives in the country and has country ways

(... is a kind of rustic ) a woman who lives in the country and has country ways

(... is a kind of rustic ) a disparaging term for an unsophisticated person

(... is a kind of rustic ) a country person

(... is a kind of rustic ) a poor White person in the southern United States

(... is a kind of rustic ) someone who lives in the woods

(... is a kind of rustic ) a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture

Definition 2: awkwardly simple and provincial - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where rustic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • bumpkinly country boys
  • rustic farmers
  • a hick town
  • the nightlife of Montmartre awed the unsophisticated tourists

Synonyms for rustic in the sense of this definition

(rustic is similar to ...) characteristic of the provinces or their people

"deeply provincial and conformist" "in that well-educated company I felt uncomfortably provincial" "narrow provincial attitudes"

Definition 3: characteristic of the fields or country - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where rustic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • agrestic simplicity
  • rustic stone walls

Synonyms for rustic in the sense of this definition

(rustic is similar to ...) living in or characteristic of farming or country life

"rural people" "large rural households" "unpaved rural roads" "an economy that is basically rural"

Definition 4: characteristic of rural life - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where rustic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • countrified clothes
  • rustic awkwardness

Synonyms for rustic in the sense of this definition

(rustic is similar to ...) living in or characteristic of farming or country life

"rural people" "large rural households" "unpaved rural roads" "an economy that is basically rural"

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