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noun Chiefly British Slang.
  1. a bumpkin.
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Origin of joskin

1805–15; perhaps blend of bumpkin1 and dial. joss to jostle, bump
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Examples from the Web for joskin

Historical Examples

  • His speech will be read at the meeting by Secretary Joskin, of the Club.

    Little Novels

    Wilkie Collins

  • "Noa, ee cawnt, 'cause the roads are under water;" replied the joskin, with a grin.