Definitions for RURALˈrʊər əl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. rural(adj)

    living in or characteristic of farming or country life

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

  2. rural(adj)

    of or relating to the countryside as opposed to the city

    "rural electrification"; "rural free delivery"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. rural(Adjective)

    pertaining to less-populated, non-urban areas

  2. Origin: From rural < ruralis, from rus + -alis.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Rural(adj)

    of or pertaining to the country, as distinguished from a city or town; living in the country; suitable for, or resembling, the country; rustic; as, rural scenes; a rural prospect

  2. Rural(adj)

    of or pertaining to agriculture; as, rural economy

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'RURAL' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1647

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'RURAL' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2188

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'RURAL' in Adjectives Frequency: #206


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