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Counrty vs. Country: What's the Difference?

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Published on November 3, 2023
"Counrty" is an incorrect spelling. The correct form is "Country," referring to a nation or geographical area.

Which is correct: Counrty or Country

How to spell Country?

Counrty is Incorrect

Country is Correct

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Key Differences

Remember "Country" has the "t" before the "r."
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Visualize a "count" of "ry" to remember "Country."
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Think of the music genre "country" to remember the correct order.
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Link "Country" to "county," both having the "t" before "y."
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Mnemonic: "A country counts its territories."
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Counrty and Country Definitions

Counrty

Counrty is an incorrect spelling of Country.
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Country

A country is a distinct territorial body or political entity recognized as an independent nation.
France is a beautiful country in Europe.
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Country

Country refers to the rural area as opposed to the city or town.
She moved to the country to escape the hustle of the city.
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Country

Country is a specific area or region with distinct characteristics.
Wine country is known for its vineyards.
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Country

A nation or state.
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Country

The territory of a nation or state; land.
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Country

The people of a nation or state; populace
The whole country will profit from the new economic reforms.
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Country

The land of a person's birth or citizenship
Foreign travel is restricted in his country.
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Country

A region, territory, or large tract of land distinguishable by features of topography, biology, or culture
Hill country.
Bible country.
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Country

An area or expanse outside cities and towns; a rural area
A vacation in the country.
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Country

The people of a district who are eligible for jury service.
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Country

A jury.
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Country

(Informal) Country music.
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Country

Of, relating to, or typical of the country
A country road.
Country cooking.
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Country

Of or relating to country music.
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Country

(chiefly British) An area of land; a district, region.
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Country

A set region of land having particular human occupation or agreed limits, especially inhabited by members of the same race, speakers of the same language etc., or associated with a given person, occupation, species etc.
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Country

The territory of a nation, especially an independent nation state or formerly independent nation; a political entity asserting ultimate authority over a geographical area; a sovereign state.
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Country

A rural area, as opposed to a town or city; the countryside.
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Country

Ellipsis of country music
A country song
A country singer
A country festival
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Country

(mining) The rock through which a vein runs.
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Country

From or in the countryside or connected with it.
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Country

Of or connected to country music.
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Country

Originating in India rather than being imported from Europe or elsewhere.
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Country

A tract of land; a region; the territory of an independent nation; (as distinguished from any other region, and with a personal pronoun) the region of one's birth, permanent residence, or citizenship.
Return unto thy country, and to thy kindred.
I might have learned this by my last exile,that change of countries cannot change my state.
Many a famous realmAnd country, whereof here needs no account
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Country

Rural regions, as opposed to a city or town.
As they walked, on their way into the country.
God made the covatry, and man made the town.
Only very great men were in the habit of dividing the year between town and country.
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Country

The inhabitants or people of a state or a region; the populace; the public. Hence: (a) One's constituents. (b) The whole body of the electors of state; as, to dissolve Parliament and appeal to the country.
All the country in a general voiceCried hate upon him.
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Country

A jury, as representing the citizens of a country.
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Country

The rock through which a vein runs.
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Country

Pertaining to the regions remote from a city; rural; rustic; as, a country life; a country town; the country party, as opposed to city.
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Country

Destitute of refinement; rude; unpolished; rustic; not urbane; as, country manners.
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Country

Pertaining, or peculiar, to one's own country.
She, bowing herself towards him, laughing the cruel tyrant to scorn, spake in her country language.
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Country

The territory occupied by a nation;
He returned to the land of his birth
He visited several European countries
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Country

A politically organized body of people under a single government;
The state has elected a new president
African nations
Students who had come to the nation's capitol
The country's largest manufacturer
An industrialized land
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Country

The people who live in a nation or country;
A statement that sums up the nation's mood
The news was announced to the nation
The whole country worshipped him
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Country

An area outside of cities and towns;
His poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country
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Country

A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography);
It was a mountainous area
Bible country
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Country

Country can signify the people of a nation.
The country was united in celebration.
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Country

Country represents the land of a person's origin or citizenship.
She returned to her home country after years abroad.
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FAQs

Why is it called Country?

The term "country" comes from Old French "contrée," meaning a district or region.
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What is the root word of Country?

The term "country" itself is the root.
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Nov 03, 2023

What is the pronunciation of Country?

/ˈkʌn.tri/
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Which vowel is used before Country?

The vowel "a" can precede it, as in "a country."
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What is the singular form of Country?

"Country" itself is singular.
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What is the plural form of Country?

"Countries."
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What is the verb form of Country?

There isn't a direct verb form of "country."
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Is Country an abstract noun?

No, it's a concrete noun.
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Is Country a negative or positive word?

Neutral.
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Is Country a vowel or consonant?

"Country" is a word consisting of both vowels and consonants.
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Is Country a countable noun?

Yes, one can have multiple countries.
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Which preposition is used with Country?

"In," as in "in the country."
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How do we divide Country into syllables?

Coun-try.
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What is the opposite of Country?

City.
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Which conjunction is used with Country?

Any conjunction can be used, depending on sentence context.
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Which article is used with Country?

Both "a" and "the" can be used.
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Which determiner is used with Country?

"My," "this," or "that" can be used.
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What is the first form of Country?

The term itself, "Country," is its primary form.
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Is Country a collective noun?

No, it's not a collective noun.
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What is a stressed syllable in Country?

The first syllable, "coun."
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What part of speech is Country?

Noun.
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What is the second form of Country?

Nouns don't typically have a "second form."
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Is Country an adverb?

No, it's not an adverb.
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Is the Country term a metaphor?

Not inherently, but can be used metaphorically.
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Is the word Country imperative?

No, it's a noun.
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What is the third form of Country?

Nouns don't typically have a "third form."
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Is Country a noun or adjective?

"Country" is primarily a noun, but can be an adjective, as in "country music."
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How many syllables are in Country?

Two syllables.
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What is another term for Country?

Nation.
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How is Country used in a sentence?

She visited three countries during her summer vacation.
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