Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Belonging to or characteristic of a yokel; rustic.

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

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  • adjective (of persons) lacking in refinement or grace

Etymologies

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From yokel +‎ -ish.

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