Definitions For Provincial

noun

  • A country person
  • (Roman Catholic Church) an official in charge of an ecclesiastical province acting under the superior general of a religious order
  • A person who lives in or comes from a place that is far away from large cities

adjective

  • Characteristic of the provinces or their people
  • Of or associated with a province

Is Provincial a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
17
Words with Friends
22

The word Provincial is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Provincial in a Sentence

  • The confidence man figured that fleecing these provincials would be easy
  • She speaks with a provincial accent.
  • An artist who has been criticized for being provincial and old-fashioned
  • His provincial attitude was a source of irritation for her.

Synonyms for Provincial

Antonyms for Provincial

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