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hayseed

n. a farmer; a rustic character, usually a male. I’m not just some hayseed fresh off the farm.
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We only keep hayseed in the spring," she explained loftily.
Here's a big rube comin' along, hayseed stickin' out all over, hands like hams an' feet like Mississippi gunboats.
Then he was gone, dragged out into the feeble morning, feet scuffing hayseeds and dust and spilled oil.
He doesn't view himself as better, smarter or nicer-dressed than the ignorant, backwoods, barefoot hayseeds from the rest of Canada.
Their appeal spans the universe of conservatives, from bluebloods in the Hamptons to hayseeds in the Ozarks.
HAYSEEDS and pieces of straw often find their way into a guinea pig's eye and can cause conjunctivitis or inflammation of the eyelid lining.