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bumpkins

noun
plural of bumpkin

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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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“Bumpkins.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bumpkins. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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