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hill·bil·ly

 (hĭl′bĭl′ē)
n. pl. hill·bil·lies Often Offensive
A person from the backwoods or a remote mountain area.

[hill + Billy, a nickname for William.]

hillbilly

(ˈhɪlˌbɪlɪ)
n, pl -lies
1. usually derogatory an unsophisticated person, esp from the mountainous areas in the southeastern US
2. (Pop Music) another name for country and western
[C20: from hill + Billy (the nickname)]

hill•bil•ly

(ˈhɪlˌbɪl i)

n., pl. -lies,
adj.
usage: This term is usually used with disparaging intent, implying that a person who lives far away from a town or city lacks culture or education. However, the term is sometimes used in a humorous way without intent to offend.
Older Slang: Usually Disparaging. n.
1. (a term used to refer to a person from a backwoods or other remote area, esp. from the mountains of the southern U.S.)
adj.
2. of, like, or pertaining to hillbillies: hillbilly humor.
[1895–1900, Amer.; hill + Billy, familiar form of William]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hillbilly - a disparaging term for an unsophisticated personhillbilly - a disparaging term for an unsophisticated person
rustic - an unsophisticated country person
Translations

hillbilly

[ˈhɪlˈbɪlɪ] (US)
A. Nrústico/a m/f montañés/esa (pej) → palurdo/a m/f
B. CPD hillbilly music Nmúsica f country

hillbilly

[ˈhɪlbɪli] n (pejorative)péquenaud mhill farm nferme f de montagne

hillbilly

(US inf)
nHinterwäldler(in) m(f) (pej); (female also) → Landpomeranze f (inf)
adjhinterwäldlerisch (pej); hillbilly musicHillbilly no art, → Hillbillymusik f

hillbilly

[ˈhɪlˌbɪlɪ] n (Am) → montanaro del sud degli Stati Uniti (pej) → zotico/a
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"I've got this little friend, she's real cute, she talks in a funny accent, sometimes she says little sayings that I don't understand - a little bit hill billy," joked the New Yorker about Minogue.
HILL Billy A dear brotherinlaw, uncle and greatuncle.
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Its Hill Billy electric golf cart franchise, exotic location golf tour site escortedholidays.com and clothing franchise J Lindeberg will add another pounds 2m into the group.
Beverly Hill Billy may well be destined for a career over hurdles but he has shown plenty of ability on the level and looks capable of landing the totesport.com Handicap at Chepstow.
Though there is the odd injection of his own work, such as Bobby Jean, Bruce stuck to his guns with a playlist of protest songs, hymns, spirituals, and hill billy stomp.
The fifth annual Hill Billy Golf Trolleys-supported Nicky Grist Golf Classic and Gala Dinner raised pounds 4,500 for The Stroke Association.
Thinks the Pleasant Hill billy goat is Godzilla with horns.
Things to do include sliding down a giant inflatable, riding bumper cars, going on the Hill Billy Railway train ride or the surprisingly smooth spinning rollercoaster which takes parents and children (taller than 95cm) for a spin.
Watch out for his runners at the midlands track today - Beverley Hill Billy (12.40), Walkon (1.40), and King Lok, Mad Jack Duncan and Long Hop (2.40)
NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.05 Chasing Amy, 2.40 Bluebok, 3.20 Casual Garcia, 3.55 Beverly Hill Billy, 4.30 Rahere, 5.05 Hartshead.