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Synonyms of countryman in English:


  • 1 she was forced into a betrayal of her countrywoman
    compatriot, fellow citizen, fellow national, fellow countryman/countrywoman
  • 2 the countryman takes a great interest in the weather
    farmer, farmhand, country dweller, country cousin, son/daughter of the soil;
    Russianmuzhik, kulak;
    Spanishcampesino, paisano;
    Egyptian fellah;
    Indian ryot
    Irish informalculchie, bogman
    North American informalhayseed, hick, hillbilly, rube, schlub
    Australian informalbushy, ocker
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