hillbilly

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From hill +‎ Billy

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hillbilly (plural hillbillies)

  1. (often pejorative) Someone who is from the hills; especially from a rural area, with a connotation of a lack of refinement or sophistication.
  2. A white person from the rural southern part of the United States, especially the Southeastern states.

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