In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I had hayseed in my hair, and I think Rock had a little in his hair, too.
2EEUU argot→ yokel
- This confederation of hayseeds took control of North Dakota after World War I.
- The Savage family consists of a bunch of stubborn hayseeds that get real angry when crossed.
- TV has yet to yield a Canadian urban aesthetic that broadly appeals to all us former hayseeds who are drawn to urban hubs.
- Think of us as straw-sucking hayseeds who don't have a clue.
- There is some sort of derision of the farming community as a bunch of hayseeds.
- This was once the home of every hayseed with a goofy hat, a guitar, and a dream.
- By the final issue I liked it, but the first issue was really hayseed and really backwards.
- Mary's father was a violent hayseed.
- He managed to raise my ire by repeatedly referring to the Tennessean as some sort of shoeless hayseed.
- No matter how good he is at playing a hayseed, he should start getting a little nervous about being typecast.
- Just because he made his millions hunting for Texas crude hardly means he's a hayseed.
- They're just as cute as the others, but in a hayseed way.
- That Turturro can be convincing both as a Russian chess master and a Mississippi hayseed is a testament to his versatility as a performer.
- She lays on the hayseed vernacular awfully thick, both in her dialogue and her narration.
- Health advisers marveled that hayseeds could be so ignorant.
- It is tempting to ridicule these creationists, dismissing them as hayseeds and not giving them a second thought.
- I generally loathe modern country, which is simply bland pop-oriented music with a hayseed singing.
- The movie opens with childhood friends Rafe and Danny pretending to be pilots, to the dismay of Danny's hayseed father.
- On the surface, this is the story of a charming hayseed President who goes with his gut feeling.
- Daniel decides, on the spur of the moment, to marry a daffy little blonde hayseed named Bonnie Dee Peacock.
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