Definition of townish
1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of a town or city or of the manners and style of urban life : appropriate for town or city : towny the fabric … is definitely townish — New York Times Magazine
2 : having the outlook or manners of a city-bred person always thought of myself as a townish character
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Origin and Etymology of townish
Middle English townisch, from town + -isch -ish
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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