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agrestic

[uh-gres-tik]
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adjective
  1. rural; rustic.
  2. unpolished; awkward: agrestic behavior.
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Origin of agrestic

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

adjective
  1. rural; rustic
  2. unpolished; uncouth
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Word Origin

C17: from Latin agrestis, from ager field
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