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  • 1 rustic — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. rural, countrified, bucolic; artless, unsophisticated; unpolished, rude, backwoods. See unskillfulness. n. peasant, farmer, bumpkin, boor. See populace, agriculture. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1.… …

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  • 2 rustic — adj 1. rural, farm, country, agrestic, agrarian, agricultural, agronomical, geoponic, georgic; pastoral, bucolic, bucolical, sylvan, Arcadian. 2. plain, simple, modest, unpretentious, unpretending, unassuming, unaffected, normal, informal;… …

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  • 3 Bergamask — Bergamesca ( The Buffens ), Straloch MS., c. 1600[1]  Play …

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  • 4 The Conversion of Saint Paul (Caravaggio) — Infobox Painting| title=The Conversion of Saint Paul artist=Caravaggio year=1600/1601 type=Oil on cypress wood height=237 city=Rome width=189 museum=Odescalchi Balbi Collection The Conversion of Saint Paul (or Conversion of Saul ), by the Italian …

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  • 5 carle — n. Churl, clown, boor, lout, clumsy rustic, bumpkin …

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  • 6 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 7 clown — {{11}}clown (n.) 1560s, also cloyne, rustic, boor, peasant, origin uncertain. Perhaps from Scandinavian dialect (Cf. Icelandic klunni clumsy, boorish fellow; Swed. kluns a hard knob, a clumsy fellow ), or akin to N.Fris. klönne clumsy person, or …

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  • 8 ancient Rome — ▪ ancient state, Europe, Africa, and Asia Introduction       the state centred on the city of Rome. This article discusses the period from the founding of the city and the regal period, which began in 753 BC, through the events leading to the… …

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  • 9 yokel — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. rustic, peasant, countryman; hick, hayseed, rube, bumpkin, yahoo (all inf.). See populace. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. rustic, bumpkin, hayseed*, hick*, hillbilly*; see also boor . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 10 gawky — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. clumsy, ungainly, rustic, uncouth; see awkward 1 , rude 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. clumsy, ungainly, awkward, oafish, graceless, bumbling, bungling, cloddish, maladroit, uncoordinated. ANT.: coordinated,… …

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  • 11 arts, East Asian — Introduction       music and visual and performing arts of China, Korea, and Japan. The literatures of these countries are covered in the articles Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.       Some studies of East Asia… …

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  • 12 bumpkin — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. yokel (See unskillfulness). II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. rustic, yokel, hick*; see boor . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. hick, *hayseed, yokel, rustic, *goat roper, clodhopper, yahoo, *cider squeezer,… …

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  • 13 clodhopper — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. rustic, hick, yokel; see boor , fool 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. hick, yokel, bumpkin, hayseed, rustic, farmer, hillbilly, *cider squeezer. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A clumsy, unsophisticated person: bumpkin …

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  • 14 Spanish literature — Introduction       the body of literary works produced in Spain. Such works fall into three major language divisions: Castilian, Catalan, and Galician. This article provides a brief historical account of each of these three literatures and… …

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  • 15 List of Disney's Hercules characters — The following are fictional characters from Disney s 1997 film Hercules and from the 1998 TV series. These are heavily interpreted versions of Greek mythology, very different from the classical versions. Contents 1 Hercules 2 Phil 3 Megara …

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  • 16 boorish — Synonyms and related words: all thumbs, awkward, barbarian, barbaric, blunderheaded, blundering, bucolic, bumbling, bungling, butterfingered, caddish, careless, carlish, churlish, cloddish, clodhopping, clownish, clumsy, clumsy fisted, coarse,… …

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  • 17 boorish — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. ill mannered, vulgar, rude; rustic, clownish. See vulgarity, discourtesy. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. ill mannered, clumsy, churlish, insensitive; see rude 1 , 2 . See Synonym Study at rude . III… …

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  • 18 rude — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. barbarous, crude, primitive, rough, rustic; harsh, rugged; coarse, uncouth; discourteous, uncivil, insolent. See vulgarity, courtesy, inelegance, formlessness. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Boorish]… …

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  • 19 loutish — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. bungling, rustic, clumsy; see awkward 1 , rude 2 , vulgar 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. boorish, clumsy, stupid, oafish, cloddish, dense, rough, churlish, *like a bull in a china shop. ANT.: refined, gracious,… …

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  • 20 awkward — a. 1. Unskilful, bungling, unhandy, maladroit, inapt, clumsy, without dexterity. 2. Unwieldy, lumbering, unmanageable, inconvenient, unfit. 3. Uncouth, unrefined, unpolished, uncourtly, rude, rough, clumsy, coarse, wooden, inelegant, ungainly,… …

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