back of the beyond

back of (the) beyond

Very distant or remote. His new house is really back of beyond—it will take us hours to get there. This private island resort is really back of the beyond.
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back of the beyond

the most remote place; somewhere very remote. John hardly ever comes to the city. He lives at the back of the beyond. Mary likes city life, but her husband likes to live in the back of the beyond.
See also: back, beyond, of
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If you hadn't almost died, you would still have been thinking of your sister's home as the back of the beyond. And despite your love for the birds and the bees, you don't want to buy here - you are moving back to Mumbai, aren't you?
Try this hamlet in the back of the beyond in Pakistan where our Bollywood struggler is locked up by militants who actually wanted to kidnap Americans for ...
No wonder, these renowned automobiles appeal to the spirit of those who want to explore the back of the beyond racing across the most difficult and challenging terrains.