provincialist

noun
pro·​vin·​cial·​ist | \prə-ˈvin(t)-sh(ə-)list \

Definition of provincialist 

: a native or inhabitant of a province

First Known Use of provincialist

1656, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about provincialist

Share provincialist

Statistics for provincialist

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for provincialist

The first known use of provincialist was in 1656

See more words from the same year

Comments on provincialist

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a trusted follower

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!