Ruralism
Ruralism Ru"ral*ism, n. 1. The quality or state of being rural; ruralness. [1913 Webster]

2. A rural idiom or expression. [1913 Webster]


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  • ruralism — ruralísm s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  RURALÍSM s.n. (Liv.) Caracter rural. [< fr. ruralisme]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 26.08.2005. Sursa: DN  RURALÍSM s. n. caracter rural; viaţă rurală. (< rural + ism)… …   Dicționar Român

  • ruralism — [roo ral′ə tē] n. pl. ruralities [roor′əliz΄əm] n. 1. rural quality or character 2. rural life 3. a rural idiom, characteristic, feature, etc.: Also rurality …   Universalium

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  • ruralism — rural ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to or characteristic of the countryside rather than the town. DERIVATIVES ruralism noun ruralist noun rurality noun ruralize (also ruralise) verb rurally adverb. ORIGIN Latin ruralis, from rus country …   English terms dictionary

  • ruralism — noun a) Advocacy of rural life instead of urbanism or city living. b) Rural living. Syn: agrarianism, rusticity, backwoodsiness, rurality, ruralness, rusticism See Also: ruralist …   Wiktionary

  • ruralism — n. rusticalness, quality of a small town, quality of country life …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ruralism — ru·ral·ism …   English syllables

  • ruralism — noun 1. a rural idiom or expression • Syn: ↑rusticism • Hypernyms: ↑idiom, ↑idiomatic expression, ↑phrasal idiom, ↑set phrase, ↑phrase 2. a rural characteristic or trait …   Useful english dictionary

  • rural — ruralism, n. ruralist, ruralite, n. rurally, adv. ruralness, n. /roor euhl/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the country, country life, or country people; rustic: rural tranquillity. 2. living in the country: the rural population …   Universalium

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