Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: bucolic
IPA transcription: [bjuk'ɑlɪk]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: arcadian, bucolic, pastoral
    Meaning: (used with regard to idealized country life) idyllically rustic; "a country life of arcadian contentment"; "a pleasant bucolic scene"; "charming in its pastoral setting"; "rustic tranquility"
Usage examples
  • But the girl feels herself to be exalted for those few weeks as a conqueror, and to be carried along in an ovation of which that bucolic victim, tied round with blue ribbons on to his horns, is the chief grace and ornament.