Bucolic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |bjuːˈkɑːlɪk|  American pronunciation of the word bucolic
Brit.  |bjuːˈkɒlɪk|  British pronunciation of the word bucolic


- a country person (syn: peasant, provincial)
- a short poem descriptive of rural or pastoral life (syn: eclogue, idyl, idyll)


- (used with regard to idealized country life) idyllically rustic(syn: arcadian, pastoral)


...a bucolic region where farms are still common...

He enjoyed his happy, bucolic isolation.

Spenser is erroneously ranked as our earliest English bucolic.

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