Thesaurus / hayseed
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We did not care for sight-seeing, and the pastimes of the hayseed mind.

There was no hayseed in his brain; there were no flies on his intellect.

In one place a man kicked me out, and in another place a lot of boys called me 'Hayseed,' and threw lumps of dirt at me.

From Farm to FortuneHoratio Alger Jr.

Then he took Jim's cowboy hat, and slouched the brim down front like a hayseed boy.

CurlyRoger Pocock

Then he appears again, in damaged homespun, combs the hayseed out of his hair, and takes a pilot-house berth for the winter.

Life On The Mississippi, CompleteMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

A side glance into the barn told that its mows were well filled and that its floor was strewn with hayseed.

Jim Spurling, FishermanAlbert Walter Tolman

Evidently he had no fear of being-called a "clodhopper" or a "hayseed!"

George Washington: FarmerPaul Leland Haworth

Only a word now an' then about a farmer—an' somethin' about hayseed.

The PanchroniconHarold Steele Mackaye

I allow you to—er—ornament my tree, and 'tain't every hayseed I'd let do that.'

Cape Cod StoriesJoseph C. Lincoln

Neither does it collect burrs in gray whiskers and hayseed in long hair.

The House of the Misty StarFannie Caldwell Macaulay

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