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a clumsy, unsophisticated person

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a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture

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Paranoid UTV, 9pm DRAMA Bobby's in Dusseldorf, keen to uncover the mystery surrounding Ruben's death - and show the German detectives they're not country bumpkins. Nina and Alec think of other ways to catch the ghost detective.
This means supporters within a Metro or bus link of the ground can leave the car at home - not the case, however, for us country bumpkins scraping a living in the frozen tundras of Ashington and beyond - there isn't even a rickshaw or tuk-tuk available.
Chairman Steve Brown insists St Johnstone's record over the past five years proves the club are no country bumpkins.
Sous chef David Taylor hit back at Coren after the writer branded Brummies "bumpkins, yokels, and one-eyes" in a dispute sparked by his condemnation of the city's culinary offering.
Might the bumpkins be misspelling words like Beaufort Hunt?
JOHN ROBERTSON reckons Scottish football fans regard Inverness Caley and Ross County as nothing more than country bumpkins.
I recall that there was afterwards much criticism, especially in the English press, of the "impertinence, if not lse-majest, of these bardic bumpkins who had had the effrontery to translate OUR national anthem into Welsh."
But I found this collection (pictured right) at Country Bumpkins Gifts (www.countrybumpkinsgifts.co.uk, 07970 700282).
In other words, even Tokyo's best are bumpkins by comparison.
We can imagine them: bumpkins who traveled from Galilee taking time for a good tourist look at the enormous temple standing glorious in its majesty.
Meanwhile, the GOP has prospered, but the result has been a tyranny of born-again bumpkins in the hinterlands.
He said: ``They thought we were just country bumpkins with our berets and a baguette in the pocket.
Umm, from now on it will officially be Fuzzy Bumpkins
Well, as the headline succinctly put it, not movies about Ma and Pa Kettle, but pics about the uppercrust: Bumpkins flocked that year to "The Barretts of Wimpole Street," "The Scarlet Pimpernel" and "Monte Cristo."