Townish
Townish Town"ish, a. Of or pertaining to the inhabitants of a town; like the town. [R.] --Turbervile. [1913 Webster]

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  • townish — ˈtau̇nish adjective Etymology: Middle English townisch, from town + isch ish 1. : of, relating to, or characteristic of a town or city or of the manners and style of urban life : appropriate for town or city : towny the fabric … is definitely… …   Useful english dictionary

  • townish — townishly, adv. townishness, n. /tow nish/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to qualities or features typical of or befitting a town or city. 2. (of a person) characterized by the attitudes, opinions, manners, etc., of town or city living. [1375 1425;… …   Universalium

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  • townish — town·ish …   English syllables

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  • town — noun 1》 a built up area with a name, defined boundaries, and local government, that is larger than a village and generally smaller than a city.     ↘Brit. dated the chief city or town of a region. 2》 the central part of a town or city, with its… …   English new terms dictionary

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