coun·​tri·​fied | \ˈkən-tri-ˌfīd \
variants: or less commonly countryfied

Definition of countrified 

1 : rural, rustic

3 : played or sung in the manner of country music countrified rock

Examples of countrified in a Sentence

a restaurant with a countrified atmosphere

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Not to pooh-pooh the Doobs and their smooth, aged take on swampy, countrified soul, but this show belongs to Steely Dan., "University City Dining Days, Hispanic Fiesta at Penn's Landing, Movie night at Penn Treaty Park, and other great events in Philadelphia, July 6-13," 5 July 2018 Cyrus starts singing the familiar lyrics in English, then everyone switches over to Spanish and things go back and forth like that in what is, it must be said, a quite rollicking and entertaining take on the original countrified tune). Ajc Homepage, ajc, "Cinco de (Oh) Mayo: Billy Ray Cyrus drops Spanish version of “Achy Breaky Heart”," 3 May 2017

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First Known Use of countrified

1653, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for countrified

country + -fied (as in glorified)

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English Language Learners Definition of countrified

: suited to the country instead of the city

: played or sung like country music

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