Definitions for rusticˈrʌs tɪk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word rustic
an unsophisticated country person
countrified, countryfied, rustic(adj)
characteristic of rural life
"countrified clothes"; "rustic awkwardness"
bumpkinly, hick, rustic, unsophisticated(adj)
awkwardly simple and provincial
"bumpkinly country boys"; "rustic farmers"; "a hick town"; "the nightlife of Montmartre awed the unsophisticated tourists"
characteristic of the fields or country
"agrestic simplicity"; "rustic stone walls"
A person from a rural area.
country-styled or pastoral; rural
unfinished or roughly finished work
rustic country where the sheep and cattle roamed freely
Origin: From rusticus.
of or pertaining to the country; rural; as, the rustic gods of antiquity
rude; awkward; rough; unpolished; as, rustic manners
coarse; plain; simple; as, a rustic entertainment; rustic dress
simple; artless; unadorned; unaffected
an inhabitant of the country, especially one who is rude, coarse, or dull; a clown
a rural person having a natural simplicity of character or manners; an artless, unaffected person
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He who postpones the hour of living rightly is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he crosses.
The Hobbits are just rustic English people, made small in size because it reflects the generally small reach of their imagination.
My preference is much more of the rustic, off-the-beaten-path travel experience or activity for the teams, just because I love the' fish out of water' aspect of' Amazing Race,'.
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Translations for rustic
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- rústicCatalan, Valencian
- gwledig, gwladaiddWelsh
- karkeatekoinen, maaseutumainen, karkea, rustiikki, kömpelö, talonpoikainen, maalainen, maalaismainenFinnish
- rustico, agresteItalian
- сельский, селянин, деревенскийRussian
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