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3 definitions found
 for boor
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Boor \Boor\ (b[=oo]r), n. [D. boer farmer, boor; akin to AS.
     geb[=u]r countryman, G. bauer; fr. the root of AS. b[=u]an to
     inhabit, and akin to E. bower, be. Cf. Neighbor, Boer,
     and Big to build.]
     1. A husbandman; a peasant; a rustic; esp. a clownish or
        unrefined countryman.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A Dutch, German, or Russian peasant; esp. a Dutch colonist
        in South Africa, Guiana, etc.: a boer.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. A rude ill-bred person; one who is clownish in manners.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  boor
      n 1: a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or
           refinement [syn: peasant, barbarian, boor, churl,
           Goth, tyke, tike]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  73 Moby Thesaurus words for "boor":
     Babbitt, Philistine, arriviste, backwoodsman, barbarian, blockhead,
     blunderer, blunderhead, boob, botcher, bounder, bourgeois, bucolic,
     buffoon, bumbler, bumpkin, bungler, cad, churl, clod, clodhopper,
     clodknocker, clot, clown, country bumpkin, dolt, epicier, farmer,
     fumbler, galoot, gawk, gawky, goop, gowk, groundling, guttersnipe,
     hayseed, hick, hillbilly, hooligan, hoyden, ill-bred fellow, klutz,
     looby, loon, lout, low fellow, lubber, lummox, mucker,
     nouveau riche, oaf, ox, parvenu, peasant, philistine, provincial,
     ribald, rough, roughneck, rowdy, rube, ruffian, rustic, slob,
     slouch, slubberer, swain, upstart, vulgarian, vulgarist, yahoo,
     yokel
  
  

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