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bumpkin

noun

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an awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country
  • the bumpkin was overwhelmed by the city's confusing subway system

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The first known use of bumpkin was in 1570

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“Bumpkin.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bumpkin. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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