1 adj Provincial means connected with the parts of a country away from the capital city.
Jeremy Styles, 34, was the house manager for a provincial theatre for ten years.
2 adj If you describe someone or something as provincial, you disapprove of them because you think that they are old-fashioned and boring., (disapproval)
He decided to revamp the company's provincial image...
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