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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Marked by plain, rustic, or uncouth speech, manners, or conduct.

Usage examples (16)
  • If there's anybody selling game, it's probably going to be backwoodsy folks.
  • One other little detail: Them backwoodsy hick farmers; they can sure-enough live without you.
  •  The boy had lived in a backwoodsy neighborhood of Pennsylvania and wore shoes with split laces.
  • The decor was luxuriously backwoodsy, with floors of heated stone flags relieved by large rag rugs. for more
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