rusticator
noun see rusticate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rusticator — See rustication. * * * …   Universalium

  • rusticator — noun the instigator or perpetrator of rustication See Also: rusticate …   Wiktionary

  • rusticator — n. one who rusticates; one who lives in a rural area; one who suspends from a university (British); one who covers a wall with roughly cut stones …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rusticator — rus·ti·ca·tor …   English syllables

  • rusticator — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌkād.ə(r) noun ( s) : one that rusticates * * * rustˈicātor noun • • • Main Entry: ↑rustic …   Useful english dictionary

  • rusticate — rusticator, n. /rus ti kayt /, v., rusticated, rusticating. v.i. 1. to go to the country. 2. to stay or sojourn in the country. v.t. 3. to send to or domicile in the country. 4. to make rustic, as persons or manners. 5. to finish (a wall surface) …   Universalium

  • rusticate — verb ( cated; cating) Date: 1660 intransitive verb to go into or reside in the country ; follow a rustic life transitive verb 1. chiefly British to suspend from school or college 2. to build or face with usually rough surfaced masonry blocks… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rusticate — verb a) To suspend or expel from a college or university. b) To construct in a manner so as to produce jagged or heavily textured surfaces. See Also: rustication …   Wiktionary

  • rusticate — [c]/ˈrʌstəkeɪt/ (say rustuhkayt) verb (rusticated, rusticating) –verb (i) 1. to go to the country. 2. to stay or sojourn in the country. –verb (t) 3. to send to or domicile in the country. 4. to make rustic, as persons, manners, etc. 5. to… …   Australian English dictionary

  • rusticate — [rus′tə kāt΄] vi. rusticated, rusticating [< L rusticatus, pp. of L rusticari, to rusticate < rusticus: see RUSTIC] 1. to go to the country 2. to live or stay in the country; lead a rural life vt. 1. to send to, or cause to live or stay in …   English World dictionary

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