Advertisement

Definition of "ruralist" []

  • One who resides in a rural area. (noun)
  • An advocate of rural life. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "ruralist" in a sentence
  • "I would love to get out there and do just that, but I'm a ruralist — not always by choice."
  • "I suspect they are partly responsible for the ruralist strain you still find in my politics."
  • "Ultimately pagan in its presuppositions, perennialism is used today to promote the victory of an anti-Catholic, secularist, rightist, racist, misogynist, ruralist movement."