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hick

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an awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country
  • city dwellers who looked down on their cousins from northern Maine as hicks

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“Hick.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hick. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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