Simple Definition of hick
: an uneducated person from a small town or the country
Full Definition of hick
: an unsophisticated provincial person
hickishplay \ˈhi-kish\ adjective
Examples of hick in a sentence
We felt like a bunch of hicks when we went to the city for the first time.
<city dwellers who looked down on their cousins from northern Maine as hicks>
Origin and Etymology of hick
Hick, nickname for Richard
First Known Use: 1669
First Known Use of hick
Rhymes with hick
brick, chick, click, crick, creek, Dick, flick, Frick, kick, KWIC, lick, mick, nick, pic, pick, prick, quick, rick, Schick, shtick, sic, sick, slick, snick, stick, thick, tic, tick, trick, wick
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