noun Date: 1739 one who lives in a rural area

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  • Ruralist — Ru ral*ist, n. One who leads a rural life. Coventry. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ruralist — [roor′əlist] n. one who leads or advocates a rural life * * * ru·ral·ist (ro͝orʹə lĭst) n. 1. One who resides in a rural area. 2. An advocate of rural life. * * * …   Universalium

  • ruralist — ruràlist m DEFINICIJA sljedbenik ruralizma ETIMOLOGIJA vidi ruralan …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • ruralist — [roor′əlist] n. one who leads or advocates a rural life …   English World dictionary

  • ruralist — rural ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to or characteristic of the countryside rather than the town. DERIVATIVES ruralism noun ruralist noun rurality noun ruralize (also ruralise) verb rurally adverb. ORIGIN Latin ruralis, from rus country …   English terms dictionary

  • ruralist — noun One that exhibits characteristics or qualities of rural life; one that exhibists or believes in ruralism. See Also: ruralism …   Wiktionary

  • ruralist — ru·ral·ist …   English syllables

  • ruralíst — a m (ȋ) predstavnik ruralizma: češki ruralisti …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • ruralist — noun 1. an advocate of rural living • Hypernyms: ↑advocate, ↑advocator, ↑proponent, ↑exponent 2. a man who lives in the country and has country ways • Syn: ↑countryman • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laura Ingalls Wilder — This article is about the author. For the aviatrix, see Laura Ingalls (aviator). Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder Born Laura Elizabeth Ingalls February 7, 1867(1867 02 07) Pepin County, Wisconsin, U.S …   Wikipedia

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