What does townie mean?

A lifelong resident of one town

A term that refers to a person who lives their whole life in one town or city; often utilized to remark on a person's lack of ambition, which makes one think that we define success by moving on to "bigger and better things;" rarely used to compliment a person.


Who's your male friend?
Oh that's Hank, he's just a dumb townie

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Updated February 8, 2016

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