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Hayseed

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Noun

1. bumpkin, chawbacon, hayseed, hick, rube, yahoo, yokel

a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Hayseed

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noun
1. 
seeds or fragments of grass or straw
2. US and Canadian informal, derogatory
a yokel

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Hayseed

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noun
1. 
grass seed shaken from mown hay
2. 
bits of chaff and straw from hay
3.  US, Slang, Obsolete
an awkward, unsophisticated person regarded as typical of rural areas; yokel
a somewhat contemptuous term

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Hayseed

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n.
1. Grass seed shaken out of hay.
2. Pieces of chaff or straw that fall from hay.
3. Informal An unsophisticated person from a rural area; a bumpkin.

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