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Synonyms for provincial
prəˈvɪn ʃəlpro·vin·cial

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  1. provincial

    Synonyms:
    appendant, annexed, outlying, rural, countrified, rustic, bucolic

    Antonyms:
    central, metropolitan, modish, fashionable, courtly

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  1. provincialnoun

    (Roman Catholic Church) an official in charge of an ecclesiastical province acting under the superior general of a religious order

    "the general of the Jesuits receives monthly reports from the provincials"

    Synonyms:
    peasant, bucolic

    Antonyms:
    travelled, cosmopolitan, traveled

  2. peasant, provincial, bucolicadjective

    a country person

    Synonyms:
    bucolic, peasant, churl, idyll, barbarian, tyke, idyl, boor, tike, eclogue

    Antonyms:
    cosmopolitan, travelled, traveled

  3. provincialadjective

    of or associated with a province

    "provincial government"

    Antonyms:
    cosmopolitan, travelled, traveled

  4. provincialadjective

    characteristic of the provinces or their people

    "deeply provincial and conformist"; "in that well-educated company I felt uncomfortably provincial"; "narrow provincial attitudes"

    Antonyms:
    travelled, traveled, cosmopolitan

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  1. provincialadjective

    Synonyms:
    of a province, of provinces

  2. provincialadjective

    Synonyms:
    rude, unpolished, unrefined, rustic, countrified

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How to use provincial in a sentence?

  1. John Tory:

    Unless this immediate relief is offered by federal and provincial governments, Toronto will not have the ability to accommodate new arrivals to our city.

  2. Jorge Ordonez:

    You can't think of this as (just a provincial) deal it is a structured sale of receivables, the dollars don't go back into the province's budget and are not discretionary on the province's behalf.

  3. Charles Cleveland:

    We don't think either the province of Uruzgan or the provincial capital Tarin Kowt is about to fall but we're watching it closely.

  4. Graeme Smith:

    It is certainly the first major breach of a provincial capital since 2001, they are choking the Afghan forces from all sides. It looks pretty grim.

  5. Dadullah Qane:

    Right now there is heavy fighting close to the provincial governor's house and police headquarters has been under heavy attack for an hour.


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