agrestic

[ uh-gres-tik ]
/ əˈgrɛs tɪk /

adjective

rural; rustic.
unpolished; awkward: agrestic behavior.

Nearby words

  1. agreeable,
  2. agreeance,
  3. agreed,
  4. agreement,
  5. agrestal,
  6. agri-,
  7. agri-environmental,
  8. agria,
  9. agribiz,
  10. agribusiness

Origin of agrestic

1610–20; < Latin agrest(is) (see agrestal) + -ic

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British Dictionary definitions for agrestic

agrestic

/ (əˈɡrɛstɪk) /

adjective

rural; rustic
unpolished; uncouth

Word Origin for agrestic

C17: from Latin agrestis, from ager field

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