Word Origin late 16th century: perhaps from Dutch boomken 'little tree' or Middle Dutch bommekijn 'little barrel' used to denote a dumpy person.
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Definition of bumpkin (Entry 2 of 2) : a spar projecting from a ship especially at the stern Other Words from bumpkin Synonyms & Antonyms Learn More About bumpkin Other Words from bumpkin
Bumpkins are residents of the small country town of Portsmouth in Hampshire. They dress like scarecrows and speak with a quaint rural dialect using Romany words like dinlo and shant. These poor simpletons are also know as carrot crunchers or worzels. Look at that pathetic bell-ringing bumpkin in the long blue wig.
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Bumpkin : an awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country. Synonyms: chawbacon churl clodhopper… Antonyms: cosmopolitan cosmopolite ...