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1. rube

noun. ['ˈruːb'] a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture.

Synonyms

  • hayseed
  • chawbacon
  • hick
  • rustic
  • bumpkin
  • yokel

Antonyms

  • urban

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Words that Rhyme with Rube

  • galoob
  • tube
  • troubh
  • stuebe
  • kube
  • hube
  • cube
  • zube
  • shoob
  • rueb
  • luebbe
  • lube
  • koob
  • dube
  • boob

Example sentences of the word rube


1. Noun, singular or mass
Set the Exhaust Gas Recirculation EGR rube in place and apply 95 inch pounds of torque to the screws.

Quotes containing the word rube


1. I want to replace my knees with miniature Rube Goldberg machines. That way you'll know how difficult it is for me to simply walk out of your life.
- Jarod Kintz, I Want Two apply for a job at our country's largest funeral home, and then wear a suit and noose to the job interview.

2. You have a pet theory, one you have been turning over for years, that life itself is a kind of Rube Goldberg device, an extremely complicated machine designed to carry out the extremely simple task of constructing your soul.
- Kevin Brockmeier, The View from the Seventh Layer

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