boonies


Also found in: Dictionary.

*in the boondocks

 and *in the boonies
in a rural area; far away from a city or population. (*Typically: be ~; camp ~; live ~; stay ~.) Perry lives out in the boonies with his parents.

boonies

n. a remote and undeveloped place. (From boondocks.) He lives out there in the boonies.
References in periodicals archive ?
People out in the boonies without cell signal and people at crowded events are the target demographic here, but it does require that everyone buys into the GoTenna platform.
The dog was very tuned in to when his master was about to go on a trip to the boonies in Arkansas to hunt.
I guess that qualifies me as a homesteader who lives in the boonies of the Salmon River Valley in central Idaho.
Countrywoman gives a shrill little trill and says, where do you live, in the boonies, he thought black pudding was sweet, oh this is funny.
In the boonies of Baramati, we had a 'champagne' breakfast with an as-yet-unreleased sparkling rose and the Maharashtrian staples of sabudana khichdi and missal pao, a sprouted curry sexed up with chopped onions and a squeeze of fresh lemon, and served with the slightly fermented 'pao' that is so typical of Maharashtra.
It would be just my luck to drop it out in the boonies and have to ask someone to call me so I could find it.
He wants to put the first BlendHub machine here on our 77-acre campus, 17 miles north of Palestine, out in the boonies.
Where Walmart had a chalice to gain momentum was by being out in the boonies, and people didn't take them seriously for quite a while," says Harold Lloyd, founder/principal of Virginia Beach, Va.
375 H&H you can go into the smallest gun store in the boonies anywhere in the world and get ammo.
Marshall, who found himself stationed in the boonies of Bihar and devoted his spare time to studying the history and religions of India ( he was the first translator of the Bhagavad Gita ), discovered the famous Lauriya- Nandangarh pillar in 1670.
Order one and unless you live somewhere deep in the boonies, you have it in your mailbox in a couple of days.
Although much of that heart resides in Vegas-style parades of extravagantly decked-out drag queens, Priscilla uses a wide range of dance styles as its three leads travel from gay-friendly Sydney to the less welcoming boonies.
If you're responding to a 911 call out in the boonies, I want to know where you live, and that parcel map has to be accurate and they can tell a fire truck to drive right to (a house)," he said.
Frolic boonies Wildlife camp for kids will start from 14th Of April 2011.
Outraged, he launches proceedings that get his rival sent to the boonies.