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coun·try·man

 (kŭn′trē-mən)
n.
1. A person from one's own country; a compatriot.
2. A native or inhabitant of a particular country.
3. A man who lives in the country or has country ways.

countryman

(ˈkʌntrɪmən)
n, pl -men
1. a person who lives in the country
2. a person from a particular country or from one's own country (esp in the phrase fellow countryman)
ˈcountryˌwoman fem n gender-neutral form compatriot

coun•try•man

(ˈkʌn tri mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a native or inhabitant of one's own country.
2. a native or inhabitant of a particular region.
3. a person who lives in the country.
[1275–1325]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.countryman - a man from your own countrycountryman - a man from your own country    
compatriot - a person from your own country
2.countryman - a man who lives in the country and has country ways
rustic - an unsophisticated country person

countryman

noun
1. compatriot, fellow citizen He beat his fellow countryman in the final.
2. yokel, farmer, peasant, provincial, hick (informal, chiefly U.S. & Canad.), rustic, swain, hillbilly, bucolic, country dweller, hayseed (U.S. & Canad. informal), clodhopper (informal), husbandman, cockie (N.Z.), (country) bumpkin He had the red face of a countryman.

countryman

noun
A person who is from one's own country:
Translations
مُواطِن، مُواطنـه
krajanrodák
landsmand
földi
landi
landsmanlandsmaninna

countryman

[ˈkʌntrɪmən] N (countrymen (pl))
1. (= rural dweller) → hombre m del campo, campesino m
2. (= fellow-countryman) → compatriota mf

countryman

[ˈkʌntrimən] n
(= compatriot) → compatriote m
(= country dweller) → habitant m de la campagne, campagnard mcountry music ncountry m or f, musique f countrycountry of origin npays m d'origine

countryman

[ˈkʌntrɪmən] n (-men (pl)) (compatriot) → compatriota m, connazionale m; (country dweller) → campagnolo

country

(ˈkantri) plural ˈcountries noun
1. any of the nations of the world; the land occupied by a nation. Canada is a larger country than Spain.
2. the people of a country. The whole country is in agreement with your views.
3. (usually with the) districts where there are fields, moors etc as opposed to towns and areas with many buildings. a quiet holiday in the country; (also adjective) country districts.
4. an area or stretch of land. hilly country.
country dance
a (style of) dance in which partners are arranged in parallel lines.
ˈcountrymanfeminine ˈcountrywoman noun
a person born in the same country as another. Churchill and Chamberlain were fellow countrymen.
ˈcountryside noun
country areas. the English countryside.
References in classic literature ?
But a Countryman who stood by said: "Call that a pig's squeak
The next man he met was a countryman carrying a fine white goose.
The simplest of them seeing "The Wiltshire House," written under a sign, advised his companions to enter it, for there most probably they would find their countryman.
They halted with an exclamation of surprise, but suppressed it immediately; for a man in the garments of a countryman came close up--brushed against them, indeed--at that precise moment.
As she uttered these words, and indicated, with her hand, the direction in which she wished them to proceed, the countryman looked round, and roughly asking what they took up the whole pavement for, passed on.
To this spot, the man bearing the appearance of a countryman, hastened unobserved; and after a moment's survey of the place, he began to descend.
The countryman looked hastily round, when he reached this point; and as there seemed no better place of concealment, and, the tide being out, there was plenty of room, he slipped aside, with his back to the pilaster, and there waited: pretty certain that they would come no lower, and that even if he could not hear what was said, he could follow them again, with safety.
The Kenyan woman said that she visited a place where African nationals gather to drink alcohol in Al Quoz and met her countryman, who invited her over to spend the night at his flat in April.
ClickPress, Sun Dec 24 2017] Renowned florist and floral designer Teresa Sabankaya, founder and creative director of Bonny Doon Garden Company, will release her first book in the spring of 2019 on the Countryman Press imprint.
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