(noun, adjective)


1. (used with regard to idealized country life) idyllically rustic

- a pleasant bucolic scene

Similar word(s): rural, arcadian, pastoral

2. relating to shepherds or herdsmen or devoted to raising sheep or cattle

Similar word(s): pastoral


1. a country person

Similar word(s): peasant, provincial

Definition categories: person, rustic

2. a short poem descriptive of rural or pastoral life

Similar word(s): eclogue, idyl, idyll

Definition categories: communication, pastoral