A person from the backwoods or a remote mountain area.
A country person, esp. one regarded as unsophisticated, simple, awkward, uncouth, etc.
A short spar projecting from the deck of a ship, used to extend a sail or secure a block or stay.
An awkward, unsophisticated person regarded as typical of rural areas; yokel; hayseed
A big heavy shoe.
A stupid person; specif., a stupid, clumsy fellow; lout
(Slang) A person from a rural region who lacks polish and sophistication; rustic
Find another word for yokel. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for yokel, like: hillbilly, rustic, bumpkin, hayseed, hick, boor, clod, clodhopper, oaf, rube and yahoo!.