of, relating to, or living in the country, as distinguished from towns or cities; rural.
simple, artless, or unsophisticated.
uncouth, rude, or boorish.
made of roughly dressed limbs or roots of trees, as garden seats.
(of stonework) having the surfaces rough or irregular and the joints sunken or beveled.
a country person.
an unsophisticated country person.
of, characteristic of, or living in the country; rural
having qualities ascribed to country life or people; simple; unsophisticated: rustic pleasures
crude, awkward, or uncouth
made of untrimmed branches: a rustic seat
denoting or characteristic of a style of furniture popular in England in the 18th and 19th centuries, in which the legs and feet of chairs, tables, etc, were made to resemble roots, trunks, and branches of trees
(of masonry) having a rusticated finish
a person who comes from or lives in the country
an unsophisticated, simple, or clownish person from the country
Also called rusticwork. brick or stone having a rough finish
noun 1. Also called iron rust. the red or orange coating that forms on the surface of iron when exposed to air and moisture, consisting chiefly of ferric hydroxide and ferric oxide formed by oxidation. 2. any film or coating on metal caused by oxidation. 3. a stain resembling this coating. 4. any growth, habit, […]
noun 1. (in plumbing and metalwork) a watertight joint made between two pieces by rusting them together.
verb (used without object), rustled, rustling. 1. to make a succession of slight, soft sounds, as of parts rubbing gently one on another, as leaves, silks, or papers. 2. to cause such sounds by moving or stirring something. 3. to move, proceed, or work energetically: Rustle around and see what you can find. verb (used […]
noun 1. a cattle thief. 2. a person or thing that rustles. 3. Informal. an active, energetic person. noun 1. (mainly US & Canadian) a cattle or horse thief 2. (US & Canadian, informal) an energetic or vigorous person