The definition of pastoral is something associated with or related to country life.(adjective)
An example of pastoral is a painting of a farm.
See pastoral in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME pastoralle < L pastoralis < pastor, a shepherd: see pastor
See pastoral in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin pāstōrālis
Origin: , from pāstor, shepherd; see pastor.
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