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yokel

noun

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  1. an awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country a lame comedy about the misadventures of yokels in the big city Synonyms of yokel bumpkin, chawbacon, churl, clodhopper, cornball, countryman, hayseed, hillbilly, provincial, rube, rustic, hickWords Related to yokel boor, clod, clown, gawk, lout, oaf; greenhorn, tenderfoot; peasant, peon; backwoodsman, mountaineerNear Antonyms of yokel slicker, smoothy (or smoothie); metropolitan, suburbanite, urbaniteAntonyms of yokel cosmopolitan, cosmopolite, sophisticate

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