advocating or practicing a simpler way of life
Of all the people to look up to for a back-to-nature stance, why the monster from Spahn Ranch?
This is not a plea for a back-to-nature movement, for the simple life, for a life which tends away from industrialism.
Class Fours periodically "rough it" in back-to-nature movements.
He was ready for almost anythingshort of an imitation of that back-to-nature hero of a popular novel.
first attested 1915.