the boondocks

plural noun

Definition of the boondocks

US, informal
: an area that is not close to any towns or cities She grew up in the boondocks, so city life came as a real shock to her.

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“The boondocks.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20boondocks. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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