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yokel

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  • nounperson who is mired in local custom
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Synonyms for yokel

noun person who is mired in local custom
  • boor
  • hayseed
  • peasant
  • rustic
  • backwoods person
  • country cousin
  • country person

More words related to yokel

bumpkin

noun. unsophisticated person
  • boor
  • clod
  • clodhopper
  • clodpoll
  • country
  • hayseed
  • hick
  • hind
  • lout
  • lummox
  • oaf
  • rube
  • yahoo
  • yokel

churl

noun. rude and ill-bred, a boor; person overly concerned with saving money
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