Synonyms for ruralist

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I have been ruralist enough to harbour thoughts of the extent to which the woods are raided for all this New Year forestry.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Old French rural (14c.), from Latin ruralis "of the countryside," from rus (genitive ruris) "open land, country," from PIE *reue- "to open; space" (see room (n.)).

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country gentleman

nounlandowner
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