Synonyms for villager:

Sense 1

country bumpkin, bumpkin, yokel, rube, Country cousin, hayseed, hillbilly, hick.

Sense 2

provincial, countrywoman, bushman, countryman.

Sense 3

village, rustic.

Other synonyms and related words:

yokel, hayseed, hick, townsman, bushman, bumpkin, burgher, countrywoman, citizen, townie, rustic, countryman, provincial, rube, hillbilly, village.

citizen (noun)


inhabitant (noun)


Usage examples for villager:

  • At the head of the latter was placed the villager who had killed his neighbour. - "Jack Haydon's Quest", John Finnemore.
  • They came to a pause at the edge of the sidewalk beside an aged villager, who stood leaning on his crooked manzanita cane as he gazed at Poche and his silver- mounted trappings. - "The Heritage of the Hills", Arthur P. Hankins.
  • " I am a villager," replied the stranger. - "Persian Literature, Volume 1,Comprising The Shah Nameh, The Rubaiyat, The Divan, and The Gulistan", Anonymous.

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