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(adjective) of or relating to shepherds or herdsmen; pastoral / (adjective) relating to or typical of rural life / (adjective) idyllic

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bucolic
bucolia



It was not for humanitarian motives that Washington decided to spare Germany a return to a bucolic past.

—p.49 An Indecent Proposal (38) by Yanis Varoufakis
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The bucolic romanticism of Ford's day

—p.113 Midwestworld (106) by Meghan O'Gieblyn
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4 years, 2 months ago

If the children are to return, it will not be to rebuild the state's moribund cities but to retreat into its bucolic peripheries.

—p.174 Pure Michigan (170) by Meghan O'Gieblyn
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4 years, 2 months ago


The vapid bucolia of Roxy's Avalon

—p.84 Ripley's Glam (83) by Mark Fisher
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5 years, 5 months ago


The website’s images call to mind a bucolic existence, where children play on green grass and dads tend the barbeque and everyone has something to smile about.

—p.29 Misery Makers (28) by The Baffler
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4 years ago


the residential care facility with the bucolic name

—p.10 Apricots (1) by Rebecca Solnit
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7 years ago


the old bucolic town of Lower Binfield has unattractively expanded after the First World War and has 'spread like gravy over a tablecloth'.

—p.213 George Orwell's Very English Revolution (204) by James Wood
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