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Definition of 'rustic'

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Think vaulted ceilings, antique furniture and lashings of rustic charm. The Sun (2016)The interior has heaps of rustic charm, with beamed ceilings, stone fireplaces and wood floors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their fantastic earthy flavour works well in simple and rustic dishes such as pasta or salads. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The modern take on rustic style is all about contemporary craftsmanship and sleek modern lines. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The house today is surrounded by rustic cabins for visitors plus fishing ponds and nature trails. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Not for them your rustic kitchens and winsome acoustic soundtracks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The answer turned out to be making rustic furniture and inventing more efficient garden tools. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The furnishings are simple and rustic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There are also stables, a riding school and rustic farmhouse accommodation. The Sun (2010)This rustic stone barn in Middleham is in need of complete renovation. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We had a rustic log cabin, which seemed the natural choice. The Sun (2012)But don't be misled by its appearance of rustic simplicity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The simple, rustic feel of these hotels was made ten times better by the service. The Sun (2015)Its auction next Wednesday and inevitable refurbishment will remove the last traces of a simple rustic life. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The modern interiors give it a sleek feel, and areas of exposed brickwork add some rustic charm. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You stay in rustic bungalows or log cabins, all hidden in tropical gardens that are dotted with hammocks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It has all been restored in a chic, rustic style and the pool is set in an orchard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Join them with a stay at this rustic farmhouse with shared accommodation, the only place to stay on the island. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We sat around the fireplace in a rustic mountain cabin, the scene reminiscent of the pioneers of a century ago. Christianity Today (2000)She is full of rustic charm but modernised to include creature comforts such as a sink, fridge and gas hob. The Sun (2016)From the outside, they're rustic farmhouses. The Sun (2015)The style is rustic but there's underfloor heating throughout and a cool, modern bathroom. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A source said: 'The lodge is very basic and rustic with wooden cabins. The Sun (2011)

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Translations for 'rustic'

British English: rustic ADJECTIVE
You can use rustic to describe things or people that you approve of because they are simple or unsophisticated in a way that is typical of the countryside.
...the rustic charm of a country lifestyle.

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