ruralist

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ruralist a man who lives in the country and has country ways
    • n ruralist an advocate of rural living
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ruralist One who leads a rural life.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ruralist One who leads a rural life.
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Usage

In literature:

And here let us say that the mere dilettante and the amateur ruralist may as well keep their hands off.
"The Works of Whittier, Volume VI (of VII) Old Portraits, Modern Sketches, Personal Sketches and Tributes, Historical Papers" by John Greenleaf Whittier
And here let us say that the mere dilettante and the amateur ruralist may as well keep their hands off.
"The Complete Works of Whittier The Standard Library Edition with a linked Index" by John Greenleaf Whittier
He has made no fuss over home brew and has allowed ruralists to make cider of high alcoholic voltage.
"What Prohibition Has Done to America" by Fabian Franklin
These annals covered the whole field of Agriculture in the form of letters and essays from the most eminent ruralists of the age.
"Makers of Modern Agriculture" by William Macdonald
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