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English definition of “hillbilly”

hillbilly

noun [C]   /ˈhɪlˌbɪl.i/ US old-fashioned disapproving
a person from a mountainous area of the US who has a simple way of life and is considered to be slightly stupid by people living in towns and citiesThe countryside
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