Synonyms of rural
1 agriculturalDictionary • These plants grow in the more rural areas.
agricultural • traditional agricultural societies
agrarian • a highly developed agrarian economy
2 rusticDictionary • the old rural way of life
rustic • the rustic charms of a country lifestyle
country • I want to live a simple country life.
hick (informal, mainly US, Canadian)
pastoral • a tranquil pastoral scene
bucolic • the bucolic surroundings of Chantilly
countrified • The house was very handsome, with a lovely countrified garden.
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agrarianAgrarian means relating to the ownership and use of land, especially farmland, or relating to the part of a society or economy that is concerned with agriculture.
• a highly developed agrarian economy
agriculturalAn agricultural place or society is one in which agriculture is important or highly developed.
• traditional agricultural societies
bucolicBucolic means relating to the countryside.
• the bucolic surroundings of Chantilly
Thesaurus for rural from the Collins English Thesaurus
of, relating to, or characteristic of the country or country life