city slicker


city slicker

noun

: someone who lives in a city and does not understand what life outside a city is like

Full Definition of CITY SLICKER

:  slicker 2b

Examples of CITY SLICKER

  1. city slickers who've never seen a real farm
  2. <with their snotty attitude, the city slickers quickly wore out their welcome>

First Known Use of CITY SLICKER

1924

Rhymes with CITY SLICKER

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: city–state
Previous Word in the Dictionary: cityscape
All Words Near: city slicker

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up city slicker? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).