ru·​ral·​ist ˈru̇r-ə-list How to pronounce ruralist (audio)
: one who lives in a rural area

Word History

First Known Use

1739, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ruralist was in 1739

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Cite this Entry

“Ruralist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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