Online Google Dictionary

bucolic 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/byo͞oˈkälik/,
Font size:

Of or relating to the pleasant aspects of the countryside and country life,
  1. Of or relating to the pleasant aspects of the countryside and country life
    • - the church is lovely for its bucolic setting
Noun
  1. A pastoral poem


  1. arcadian: (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"
  2. peasant: a country person
  3. relating to shepherds or herdsmen or devoted to raising sheep or cattle; "pastoral seminomadic people"; "pastoral land"; "a pastoral economy"
  4. eclogue: a short poem descriptive of rural or pastoral life
  5. Pastoral refers as an adjective to the lifestyle of pastoralists, such as shepherds herding livestock around open areas of land according to seasons and the changing availability of water and pasturage. ...
  6. (Bucolics) The Eclogues (also called the Bucolics) are the first of the three major works of the Latin poet Virgil.
  7. Sir Thomas Elyot's Latin-English dictionary (1538) explains "Bucolicum carmen, a poeme made of herdmen." Cf. eclogue, idyll, and pastoral.
  8. (adj) - rustic, pastoral, natural; simple
  9. Pastoral; relating to a shepherd’s life or rural affairs.
  10. In a lovely rural setting.