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synonyms for pastoral

  • agrarian
  • bucolic
  • idyllic
  • rural
  • rustic
  • arcadian
  • country
  • provincial
  • simple
  • sylvan
  • agrestic
  • countrified
  • outland
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antonyms for pastoral

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  • city
  • metropolitan
  • suburban
  • urban
  • agitated
  • bustling
  • busy
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How to use pastoral in a sentence

These aren’t the idyllic, pastoral farms we’re taught to picture as children, with birds free to wander around in the greenery.
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For a short stroll or run, check out pastoral Harmon Canyon Preserve, which slices through the mountainous foothills perched at the city’s northern edge.
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Those posts cite prominent conversion “therapists” and include a video with advice for conversion therapy practitioners and others that falsely suggest “Schema therapy” and “professionals and pastoral mentors” can successfully change LGBTQ people.
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The image of meat grown in giant vats, monitored by scientists in lab coats, has a distinct sci-fi ick factor that doesn’t compete well with the cachet of organic, farm-to-table meat from animals that have spent their lives dancing in pastoral bliss.
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The languid waterway, which divides and gives life to the pastoral Shenandoah Valley just west of the park, is a source of both beauty and life for the farming communities built on its banks.
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The abnormal rise in wages had the bad effect of inducing the natives to leave their pastoral pursuits to flock into the towns.
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Alàri, too, offers a marvellously carved wooden cup, adorned with pastoral scenes.
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Can you imagine anything more pastoral than a traffic in cream and butter and eggs?
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Stowmarket, as I have said, had the honour of being placed under the pastoral care of one of these Smectymnian divines.
EAST ANGLIAJ. EWING RITCHIE
In addition Broken Hill is the centre of one of the largest pastoral districts in Australia.
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WORDS RELATED TO PASTORAL

  • agrarian
  • agricultural
  • arcadian
  • countrified
  • country
  • pastoral
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