Definitions for country cousin

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

coun′try cous′in(n.)

  1. a person from a small town to whom city life is novel and bewildering.

Origin of country cousin:

1760–70

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  1. country cousin(Noun)

    An acquaintance from the countryside, who is regarded by city-dwellers as being poorly adapted for city life.

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