yokel, rube, hick, yahoo, hayseed, bumpkin, chawbacon(noun)
a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture
An unsophisticated person.
A person of rural background.
a country bumpkin
Origin: [Perhaps from an AS. word akin to E. gawk.]
Yokel is a derogatory term referring to the stereotype of unsophisticated country people.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
yō′kl, n. a country bumpkin.—adj. Yō′kelish. [Ety. dub.; but cf. Gawk and Gowk.]
The numerical value of yokel in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of yokel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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Democracy is a beautiful thing, except for that part about letting just any old yokel vote.
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