Bumperkin

All Noun
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  • Presently the over-night chair before the fire, with the picture of Jawleyford in the Bumperkin yeomanry, as seen through the parted curtains of the spacious bed, recalled his over-night speculations, and he began to think that perhaps he was just as well where he was. Cited from Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour, by R. S. Surtees
  • When I was in the Bumperkin yeomanry we drank nothing but port.' And then Jawleyford diverged into a long rambling dissertation on messes and cavalry tactics, which nearly sent Mr. Sponge asleep. Cited from Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour, by R. S. Surtees
  • The green-and-gold Bumperkin foraging-cap, with the letters 'B.Y.C.' in front, was cocked jauntily on one side of his badger-pyed head, while he played sportively with the patent leather strap -- now, toying with it on his lip, now dropping it below his chin, now hitching it up on to the peak. Cited from Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour, by R. S. Surtees