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  • adj. Like a rustic or bumpkin; simple and ignorant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Belonging to or characteristic of a yokel; rustic.

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

  • adj. (of persons) lacking in refinement or grace


From yokel +‎ -ish. (Wiktionary)



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