Definitions

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  • v. To make rural or rustic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To give a rural appearance to; to cause to appear rustic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make like the country, as opposed to the city; impart the characteristics of the country or of rural life to; make rustic, as in aspect or manners.

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Examples

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  • It ` s kind of good when he brings reggae music to his own songs, like "Something to Think About," but when he starts trying to countrify Jimmy Cliff songs, not so good.

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  • In fact, I consider myself very lucky to live in a neighbourhood where all the houses are easy shot-put distances from large, mature trees: trees which countrify the landscape, moderate the weather, produce a tawny owl or a spotted woodpecker right next to my bedroom window, and let me wander around all morning in my dressing gown if I want.

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