Meaning of country people in English:

country people

Pronunciation /ˈkʌntrɪ ˌpiːpl/

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noun

  • 1People who live in the country.

  • 2rare With possessive adjective or genitive. People of one's own country, compatriots. Compare "countryfolk".

Origin

Mid 16th century. From country + people.