What does the word rusticity mean?

Usage examples for rusticity

  1. Urbanity is the state of mind adapted to a city, as rusticity is adapted to the country. – Humanly Speaking by Samuel McChord Crothers
  2. It is true he had built many workmen's cottages- cottages which reflected credit alike upon his heart and upon his artistic tastes, but long rows of jerry- built ugliness were nowhere visible, and the countryside retained the sweet rusticity of a purely rural district. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking