Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Websterâ€™s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
provincial +â€Ž -ist
Variant of provincialism
- the condition or fact of being provincial
- narrowness of outlook; exclusive concern with local matters
- a provincial custom, characteristic, etc.
- a word, phrase, or pronunciation peculiar to a certain location or dialect