Definition of bumpkin in English:

bumpkin

Line breaks: bump|kin
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌm(p)kɪn
 
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noun

Derivatives

bumpkinish

adjective
More example sentences
  • Ernie's slow drawl and grounded certainty are a good counter point to Steve's bumpkinish demeanor.
  • Despite his slightly bumpkinish exterior, Li is actually a fearsome fighter with his Staff.
  • Next, a bumpkinish cop, annoying his dozing partner, is shown playing with his radar gun.

Origin

late 16th century: perhaps from Dutch boomken 'little tree' or Middle Dutch bommekijn 'little barrel', used to denote a dumpy person.

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