Associations to the word «Rural»


RURAL, adjective. Pertaining to less-populated, non-urban areas.
RURAL SANITARY DISTRICT, noun. (British) a sanitary district that was established in those areas that did not have a town government

Dictionary definition

RURAL, adjective. Living in or characteristic of farming or country life; "rural people"; "large rural households"; "unpaved rural roads"; "an economy that is basically rural".
RURAL, adjective. Of or relating to the countryside as opposed to the city; "rural electrification"; "rural free delivery".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.