cracker-barrel

adjective
crack·er-bar·rel | \ˈkra-kər-ˌber-əl, -ˌba-rəl\

Definition of cracker-barrel 

: suggestive of the friendly homespun character of a country store a cracker-barrel philosopher

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down-home, folksy, homespun

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First Known Use of cracker-barrel

1916, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cracker-barrel

from the cracker barrel in country stores around which customers lounged for informal conversation

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