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yokel Saltos de línea: yokel
Pronunciación: /ˈjəʊk(ə)l/

Definición de yokel en inglés:

sustantivo

An uneducated and unsophisticated person from the countryside.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • She confirmed my suspicions of country folk being idiotic yokels as correct.
  • People like you preach tolerance and openmindedness all the time but when it comes to middle America you think we're all evil and stupid country yokels who need your political alignment.
  • Well, guess what kids, if the beef industry goes, it's not just going to be the country yokels that are out of a job.
Sinónimos
bumpkin, country bumpkin, country cousin, rustic, countryman, countrywoman, country dweller, son/daughter of the soil, peasant, provincial, oaf, lout, boor, barbarian;
Frenchpaysan;
Spanishcampesino;
Russianmuzhik, kulak;
Egyptian fellah;
Indian ryot
informalclod, clodhopper, yahoo, yob, yobbo
Irish informalculchie, bogman
North American informalhayseed, hillbilly, hick, rube, schlub
Australian informalbushy
archaiccarl, churl, hind, kern
rarebucolic

Origen

Early 19th century: perhaps figuratively from dialect yokel 'green woodpecker'.

Palabras que riman con yokel

bifocal, focal, local, univocal, varifocal, vocal

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