boonies


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*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.
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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.
Women had to convince often-reluctant editors, fellow in-country journalists, and even more uncooperative military brass that they needed to hump the boonies, hang out with the grunts, and risk getting shot in order to do their job.
The author shows the dreariness of life in the boonies, with the confining triple-canopied jungle and the often incomprehensive decisions of rear echelon leadership juxtaposed against the reality of the situation at the battlefront.
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.
Outraged, he launches proceedings that get his rival sent to the boonies.
That's never a good situation when you're out in the boonies.
In the early '90s, Greg Tinsley, a former editor of BOWHUNTING magazine, came out from the big city of Los Angeles to hunt whitetails in the boonies with me.
It was intriguing to see a doctor practicing out in the boonies thoroughly focused on assessing patient hormone status using 24-hour urine hormone measurements.
what was at that time, the publishing boonies and we were trying to do this.
Not well to be out in the boonies unless all is definitely well.