adjective Also bu·col·i·cal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM bucolicbu·col·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use bucolic in a sentence
A ramble down Maryland’s bucolic “Fiddlers Hill Road” is just one possible journey, whether geographic or stylistic.In the galleries: Face to face with a world both beautiful and horrific|Mark Jenkins|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
Up north, Tuolumne Meadows is the jump-off point for a stroll through bucolic Lyell Canyon, especially beautiful in early summer when its subalpine meadows absolutely glow with chlorophyll and wildflowers abound.
Living on a farm about 30 miles away in the tiny bucolic town of Toutle, he had carved out a lifestyle based loosely on the ’70s ideal.There’s Always Some Killing You Got to Do On a Farm|Eugene Robinson|October 23, 2020|Ozy
If the bucolic scene has some of the look of a campground, it also has much of the feel.The world’s biggest hedge fund is working from tents in the forest during the COVID pandemic|Jen Wieczner|September 21, 2020|Fortune
The other is a small New England college known for its bucolic campus and demanding coursework.This elite college is building a COVID ‘bubble’—where students are tested 3 times per week, and can’t leave campus|Lee Clifford|September 5, 2020|Fortune
Dining facilities include al fresco picnic tables and bucolic fields adjacent to the pastures.
They are both in the study of my old farmhouse, in a room that has three nice sized windows, each with a lovely, bucolic view.
During the day, shops were open and the relatively simple, bucolic life of a farming village seemed to go on normally.In Egypt’s Countryside, Vendettas Between Police and Islamists Simmer|Mike Giglio, Christopher Dickey|October 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But there seems in general to be a rather odd conception of “peace” in the bucolic Scandinavian nation.
It is, in many ways, the picture-perfect holiday for a savvy pol: bucolic, family-oriented, tradition-bound, and not too glitzy.Vacation Primary: Why Republican Candidates Win the Summer|Michelle Cottle|July 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When he travelled on his line he came in contact with bucolic interests instead of the whirring wheels of trade.
About her there was something unmistakably bucolic, and yet she was town-branded, too, flesh and soul.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
The reproaches I here level against the bucolic idyl cannot be understood of the sentimental.The Aesthetical Essays|Friedrich Schiller
We can hardly imagine bucolic placidity quickening to intellectual aims without imagining social aims as the transitional phase.Return of the Native|Thomas Hardy
Mr. Sprole, like many a self-made man, was proud of his farm, though he did not lead a wholly bucolic existence.The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete|Winston Churchill