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countryman

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of countryman

  1. 1 a person living in or originally from the same country as another met a fellow Canadian countryman while traveling in France Synonyms of countryman compatriot, landsmanWords Related to countryman countrywoman; nationalist, patriot; citizen, national, subject; aborigine, native;, residentNear Antonyms of countryman alien, foreigner, immigrant, outsider

  2. 2 an awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country though neither well-educated nor well-dressed, the countryman presented the farmers' case before the state legislature Synonyms of countryman bumpkin, chawbacon, churl, clodhopper, cornball, hick, hayseed, hillbilly, provincial, rube, rustic, yokelWords Related to countryman boor, clod, clown, gawk, lout, oaf; greenhorn, tenderfoot; peasant, peon; backwoodsman, mountaineerNear Antonyms of countryman slicker, smoothy (or smoothie); metropolitan, suburbanite, urbaniteAntonyms of countryman cosmopolitan, cosmopolite, sophisticate



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