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hillbilly




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hillbilly
     1. n. (often pejorative) Someone who is from the hills; especially from a rural area, with a connotation of a lack of refinement or sophistication.
     2. n. A white person from the rural southern part of the United States, especially the Southeastern states.
     3. v. To emphasize one's rural or humble upbringing; to use unsophisticated charm.
     4. v. To portray or act as an uneducated and unsophisticated fool.
     5. v. To perform or experience stereotypically hillbilly-like actions.

Example Sentences

Line me up a sturdy hillbilly boy for next time. 

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