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See definition of rurals on Dictionary.com
  • as inredneck
  • as inrustic
  • as inoutback
  • as inhick

synonyms for rurals

  • hick
  • hillbilly
  • bumpkin
  • clodhopper
  • hayseed
  • rube
  • rustic
  • yokel
  • backwoodsman
  • backwoodswoman
  • boor
  • country boy/girl
  • country cousin
  • countryman/woman
  • farmer
  • good old boy
  • local yokel
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How to use rurals in a sentence

One of the rurals, pointing to the representatives of Paris, cried, "They are stained with the blood of civil war!"
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
One single thought prevailed: the union of all Parisian forces against the triumphant rurals.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
While they were thus bent upon resistance the rurals thought themselves betrayed.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
We occupied Courbevoie, that commands the route to Versailles, which made the rurals very anxious.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
But here were the dear rurals not only escaping him but turning pitilessly against him.
THE ROYAL LIFE GUARDALEXANDER DUMAS (PERE)
The desertions from it multiplied at every sitting of the rurals.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
Hundreds of "Bravos" answered from the galleries, overwhelming the rurals.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
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