What is another word for yokelish?

Pronunciation: [jˈə͡ʊklɪʃ] (IPA)

Yokelish is a term that means unsophisticated, rustic or awkwardly rural. It describes someone who is unpolished or rough around the edges. Some synonyms for the word yokelish include: unsophisticated, uncivilized, primitive, crude, unrefined, coarse, common, rough, rural, provincial, countrified, and backward. These words paint a picture of someone who is not well-travelled or exposed to city life, and may lack some social graces. While some may find yokelish behavior endearing, others may view it as uneducated or uncultured. Regardless, these synonyms help to communicate the same meaning as yokelish in different ways.

What are the hypernyms for Yokelish?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the antonyms for Yokelish?

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