from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Slang Wild and dense brush; jungle.
- n.pl. Slang Rural country; the backwoods.
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- n. A very rural location or town.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a remote and undeveloped area; -- sometimes used deprecatingly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a remote and undeveloped area
3. Abbreviated form of the word boondocks: the most remote part or parts of our country.
The ten-minute ride to the boondocks was a small mistake on their part.
Whooley and his friends would take their cars racing in the boondocks, which is pretty much everywhere in Wyoming, according to Whooley.
We used to go to bar called the boondocks and drink, dance and shoot pool.
We let her have her prom with her girlfriend and her tuxedo and we went to party it up in the "boondocks" not because we wanted her rights violated, but so we could salvage what has turned into a total fiasco.
When they became tired of the rat race of city life, they relocated to the "boondocks" to raise their children.
The Catch: In an effort to obliterate the term "boondocks," the government finally provides rural areas with access to faster Internet (and possibly America Online).
"boondocks" is smart social commentary. maybe you should get that stick removed.
The Too Dumb To Live young adults are competing in an "apocalyptic survival" reality show that for some reason takes place in the West Virginia boondocks.
"All my classmates seemed to be doing something great and here I was in the boondocks," said Mr. Kimura.