Synonyms of 'provincial'
1 regionalDictionary, state, local
The local and provincial elections take place in June.
2 ruralDictionary, country, local
My accent gave away my provincial roots.
3 parochialDictionary, insular, narrow-minded
The audience was dull and very provincial.
the stuffy and parochial atmosphere of a small village
The old image of the insular Brit is slowly starting to change.
He's just a narrow-minded bigot.
a narrow and outdated view of family life
small-town mainly US)
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I want to live a simple country life.
If you refer to someone as a hick, you are saying in a rude way that you think they are uneducated and stupid because they come from the countryside.
He is an obnoxious hick.
Thesaurus for provincial from the Collins English Thesaurus
Provincial means connected with the parts of a country away from the capital city.