bawling in front of their booths, and yokels
looking up at the tinselled dancers and poor old rouged tumblers, while the light-fingered folk are operating upon their pockets behind.
But yet I was a bit sorry for them, because I half believe they slunk into our little empty bar because each of them had a slight deformity; the sort of thing that some yokels
Well, if a lot of mysterious niggers armed with all kinds of fearful weapons sud- denly took to traveling on the road between Deal and Gravesend, catching the yokels
right and left to carry heavy loads for them, I fancy every farm and cottage thereabouts would get empty very soon.
I would see one of the clumsy bovine-creatures who worked the launch treading heavily through the undergrowth, and find myself asking, trying hard to recall, how he differed from some really human yokel
trudging home from his mechanical labours; or I would meet the Fox-bear woman's vulpine, shifty face, strangely human in its speculative cunning, and even imagine I had met it before in some city byway.
And, translating the word yokel
for the benefit of the ladies, I apprehend your meaning to be, that this attempt was not made by a countryman?
Seeing that you go from town to town, I ween you can outdo a poor country yokel
I have a notion that I sat there staring and listening like a yokel
at a play.
In simple taste and homely inclination this much-travelled map was more simple and homely than the veriest yokel
He has a domineering snobbish mother (but no apparent father), and gravitates to a one-horse town in the American West, where the local yokels
still sling guns.
Is it the fear of a Baltic outpost you can only reach by yak, with turnips for goalposts, and hordes of misshapen yokels
in Judas Priest T-shirts making kissy-kissy noises at the perfumed ponces of The Best League In The World?
Then "joyriding yokels
, illegitimate 18th century European aristocracy".
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.