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provincial

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of provincial


provincial

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of provincial

  1. an awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country <the confidence man figured that fleecing these provincials would be easy> Synonyms bumpkin, chawbacon, churl, clodhopper, cornball, countryman, hayseed, hillbilly, hick, rube, rustic, yokelRelated Words boor, clod, clown, gawk, lout, oaf; greenhorn, tenderfoot; peasant, peon; backwoodsman, mountaineerNear Antonyms slicker, smoothy (or smoothie); metropolitan, suburbanite, urbaniteAntonyms cosmopolitan, cosmopolite, sophisticate



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