[kuhn-truh-fahyd] /ˈkʌn trəˌfaɪd/
rustic or rural in appearance, conduct, etc.:
a countrified person; a countrified area amid the suburbs.
not sophisticated or cosmopolitan; provincial.
[kuhn-truh-fahy] /ˈkʌn trəˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), countrified, countrifying.
to make .
in the style, manners, etc, of the country; rural
1650s, from country + past participle form of -fy.
[kuhn-truh-fahy] /ˈkʌn trəˌfaɪ/ verb (used with object), countrified, countrifying. 1. to make .
[kuhn-tree-uh n-wes-tern] /ˈkʌn tri ənˈwɛs tərn/ noun 1. .
- Country and western music
Popular music originating in the southeastern and southwestern United States. Its lyrics depict the trials and successes of everyday life. The Grand Ole Opry, located in Nashville, Tennessee, helped to broaden its audience through radio.
- Country blues
noun 1. (sometimes functioning as sing) acoustic folk blues with a guitar accompaniment Compare urban blues noun a musical style in which a country singer is accompanied by acoustic guitar Usage Note music