Rural definitions

ro͝or'əl
Of, relating to, or characteristic of the country.
adjective
35
1
Of or characteristic of the country, country life, or country people; rustic.
adjective
29
1
Of or relating to people who live in the country.

Rural households.

adjective
29
2
Of or relating to farming; agricultural.
adjective
26
2
Living in the country.
adjective
25
2
Having to do with farming; agricultural.
adjective
22
2
Rural means relating to farming or country life.

An example of rural is a land of farms.

adjective
15
1
The definition of a rural is a person who lives in the country.

An example of rural is a farmer.

noun
12
1
Pertaining to less-populated, non-urban areas.
adjective
0
0

Origin of rural

Middle English from Old French from Latin rūrālis from rūs rūr- country reuə- in Indo-European roots