Definition of rustic noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈrʌstɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrʌstɪk//
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(disapproving or humorous) a person who lives in or comes from the country a simple rustic in a Shakespearean comedy Word Originlate Middle English (in the sense ‘rural’): from Latin rusticus, from rus ‘the country’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rustic

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