Definition of Boondocks

1. Noun. A remote and undeveloped area.

Exact synonyms: Back Country, Backwoods, Hinterland
Generic synonyms: Country, Rural Area



Definition of Boondocks

1. Noun. A very rural location or town. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Boondocks

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Boondocks

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boomster
boomsters
boomstick
boomtime
boomtimes
boomtown
boomtowns
boomy
boon
boondie
boondies
boondock
boondocked
boondocking
boondocks (current term)
boondoggle
boondoggled
boondoggler
boondogglers
boondoggles
boondoggling
booner
booners
boong
boonga
boongary
boongarys
boongas
boongs

Literary usage of Boondocks

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1. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"... War The President versus the Constitution,” 1968 Christ, the boondocks of Oregon must agree with you, Stan —Lee Marvin, quoted in Rolling Stone, 21 Dec. ..."

2. Daytrips Germany by Earl Steinbicker (2002)
"Others may find this to be a day largely wasted in the boondocks of Franconia. How much joy you get out of this trip is determined by your musical tastes, ..."

3. Teaching Children to Be Literate: A Reflective Approach by Anthony V. Manzo, Ula Casale Manzo (1995)
"Down in the boondocks. New York: Greenwillow. Hoban, L. Arthur's Pen Pal (1976). Arthur's Prize Reader (1978). New York: Harper & Row. ..."

4. Daytrips London by Earl Steinbicker (2003)
"Many Londoners still consider Docklands to be out in the boondocks, situated far from the joys of the city ..."

5. Magnificent Fight: Marines in the Battle for Wake Island by Robert J. Cressman (1992)
"Continuing to the left, Freuler tried to miss the piece of heavy equipment but instead "ground- looped" his F4F into the "boondocks," wrecking it. ..."

6. Daytrips Pennsylvania Dutch Country and Philadelphia: 50 One Day Adventures by Earl Steinbicker (2000)
"Overlooking the entire scene is the old Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, begun in 1846 when this was still the boondocks. It is the head church of the ..."

7. Daytrips Washington, D. C.: 50 One-Day Adventures in Washington, Virginia by Earl Steinbicker (1999)
"Overlooking the entire scene is the old Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul (5), begun in 1346 when this was still the boondocks. It is the head church of ..."

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