country people

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Synonyms for country people

people living in the same country


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people raised in or living in a rural environment

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They were all poor country people in the church, for the castle in which the old family had lived, was an empty ruin, and there were none but humble folks for seven miles around.
Well," says I, "do you think it would stand out an army of our country people, with a good train of artillery; or our engineers, with two companies of miners?
We struck it mighty lucky; there was going to be a circus there that afternoon, and the country people was already beginning to come in, in all kinds of old shackly wagons, and on horses.
You saved her from the elephant country people, and yet you say you do not know her
The same demand was partly satisfied also by the rude country folk-plays, survivals of primitive heathen ceremonials, performed at such festival occasions as the harvest season, which in all lands continue to flourish among the country people long after their original meaning has been forgotten.
IT WAS EARLY evening of a day in, the late fall and the Winesburg County Fair had brought crowds of country people into town.
He must know Adam, and might tell him where she was gone, for it is difficult to country people to believe that those who make a figure in their own parish are not known everywhere else, and it was equally difficult to Hetty to understand that chance words could happen to apply closely to her circumstances.
They told me one night that there was brought into the prison late the night before three highwaymen, who had committed robbery somewhere on the road to Windsor, Hounslow Heath, I think it was, and were pursued to Uxbridge by the country, and were taken there after a gallant resistance, in which I know not how many of the country people were wounded, and some killed.
05 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has wished his country people lots of luck for the much awaited 90th Academy Awards, which are underway in Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
Qureshi further said that Army is a state institution and when it works according to the wishes of country people commend it.
It is inadmissible that in a democratic country people cannot vote.
A recent report by the Centre for International Economics details that death rates in remote areas are thirty five percent higher than in cities, and life expectancy of country people is two years shorter than for city people.
This is the first time that we will have an acute inpatient mental health unit located in the country, for country people, Mr Snelling said.
In his cable, His Majesty the Sultan expressed his sincere greetings and wishes of good health and happiness o the president and his country people further progress and prosperity.
Across the country people poured into the streets to celebrate with young men driving their cars down the streets and honking their horns in heavy rain.
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