uplandish

1 of 2

adjective (1)

up·​land·​ish
¦əp¦landish,
-aan-,
-dēsh

uplandish

2 of 2

adjective (2)

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1
obsolete : provincial, rustic, crude
the rude and uplandish plowmen Thomas More
2
obsolete : outlandish

Word History

Etymology

Adjective (1)

Middle English uplondish, from up + land, lond land, country + -ish

Adjective (2)

Middle English, from uppeland, upland + -ish

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“Uplandish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uplandish. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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