- The definition of semirural is a location that is sort-of country but that is not officially considered country.
An out-of-town suburb near farm country is an example of a neighborhood that would be described as semirural.
semirural definition by Webster's New World
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somewhat rural: used esp. of outlying areas adjacent to suburbs
semirural definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Having both rural and urban characteristics: a semirural town; a semirural environment; a semirural way of life.