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Yahoo vs. Yokel

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Yahoonoun

(pejorative) A rough, coarse, loud or uncouth person; yokel; lout.

Yokelnoun

(pejorative) A person from or living in the countryside, viewed as being unsophisticated and/or naive.

‘They love the scenery near their summer home, but have no desire to mix with the local yokels.’;

Yahoonoun

(cryptozoology) A humanoid cryptid said to exist in parts of eastern Australia, and also reported in the Bahamas.

Yokelnoun

A country bumpkin.

Yahoointerjection

An exclamation of joy or enjoyment.

Yokelnoun

not very intelligent or interested in culture

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Yahoointerjection

A battle cry.

Yokel

Yokel is one of several derogatory terms referring to the stereotype of unsophisticated country people. The term is of uncertain etymology and is only attributed from the early 19th century.Yokels are depicted as straightforward, simple, naïve, and easily deceived, failing to see through false pretenses.

Yahooverb

To give a cry of "yahoo".

Yahooverb

To search using the Yahoo! search engine.

Yahoonoun

One of a race of filthy brutes in Swift's "Gulliver's Travels." See in the Dictionary of Noted Names in Fiction.

Yahoonoun

Hence, any brutish or vicious character.

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Yahoonoun

A raw countryman; a lout; a greenhorn.

Yahoonoun

not very intelligent or interested in culture

Yahoonoun

one of a race of brutes resembling men but subject to the Houyhnhnms in a novel by Jonathan Swift

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