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yokel

Synonyms of yokel in English:

noun

  • the yokels drank cider and pronounced it ‘zyder’
    bumpkin, country bumpkin, country cousin, rustic, countryman, countrywoman, country dweller, son/daughter of the soil, peasant, provincial, oaf, lout, boor, barbarian;
    French paysan;
    Spanish campesino;
    Russian muzhik, kulak;
    Egyptian  fellah;
    Indian  ryot
    informal clod, clodhopper, yahoo, yob, yobbo
    Irish informal culchie, bogman
    North American informal hayseed, hillbilly, hick, rube, schlub
    Australian informal bushy
    archaic carl, churl, hind, kern
    rare bucolic
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