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provinciano(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (from a small town)
a. provincial
Ahora vivo en Madrid, pero crecí en una ciudad provinciana.I live in Madrid now, but I grew up in a provincial town.
2.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(narrow-minded)
a. provincial
Cuando me vine a vivir a la gran ciudad, yo era un chico provinciano, al que todo le parecía mal.When I came to live in the big city, I was a provincial boy, who disapproved of everything.
b. parochial
Decir que tu país es el mejor sin conocer otros es muy provinciano.Saying that your country is the best when you don't know any other is very parochial.
3.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(not stylish)
a. provincial
Es guapa, pero siempre lleva una ropa muy provinciana, ¿no crees?She's beautiful, but she always wears very provincial clothes, don't you think?
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
4. (person from a small town)
a. person from the provinces
Los provincianos son a menudo más amables que la gente de la gran ciudad.People from the provinces are often kinder than people from big cities.
5.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(narrow-minded person)
a. provincial
Los provincianos como Luis no ven con buenos ojos a las parejas gays.Provincials like Luis don't aprove of gay couples.
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provinciano
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. provincial
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provincianoa provinciana
adjective
1 (rural) country
llevaba un vestido de aire provinciano esta enrarecida atmósfera provinciana una Cataluña burguesa, provinciana, una reacción provinciana frente a lo moderno, Después de los veinte años de retraso habituales, la provinciana Inglaterra se enteró de la existencia del movimiento impresionista lo cursi en versión postmoderna y lo provinciano con borlas
2 (paleto) provincial
3 (vasco) Basque; of the Basque Provinces
1 (de provincias) provincial country dweller
2 (vasco) Basque
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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