Definition of hayseed in English:

hayseed

Syllabification: hay·seed
Pronunciation: /ˈhāˌsēd
 
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noun

  • 1Grass seed obtained from hay.
    More example sentences
    • I had hayseed in my hair, and I think Rock had a little in his hair, too.
  • 2 informal , chiefly North American A person from the country, especially a simple, unsophisticated one.
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    • This confederation of hayseeds took control of North Dakota after World War I.
    • TV has yet to yield a Canadian urban aesthetic that broadly appeals to all us former hayseeds who are drawn to urban hubs.
    • The Savage family consists of a bunch of stubborn hayseeds that get real angry when crossed.

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