miles from nowhere


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miles from nowhere

In an extremely remote, isolated location, ever far away from other people. I'd rather pay a little more for a hotel right in the city than be miles from nowhere in some dinky B&B.
See also: mile, nowhere

miles from ˈanywhere/ˈnowhere

far away from a town, a village, other houses, etc: The car broke down when they were miles from anywhere.They live in the country, miles from nowhere.
See also: anywhere, mile, nowhere

miles from nowhere

In a very remote place.
See also: mile, nowhere
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12 Miles From Nowhere is at the Valley Community Theatre in Childwall Valley Road, Liverpool, on November 16 at 7.30pm.
ABORN Benjamin Franklin Peay on September 19, 1931, in Camden, South Carolina, he started out in a gospel quartet and had his first US hit with A Million Miles From Nowhere in 1958.
It would be nice if locations were just down the road from a nice hotel, but often we were miles from nowhere. It was tough at times, but there's a real buzz about the series and it was fascinating to work on."
Reading Dayton Duncan's Miles From Nowhere called this little adventure to mind.
Bulls ops master John Paxson once again went through all of the proper dances steps, said no wrong things and deep in his basketball brain knows this is an outfit that's miles from nowhere.
Miles from Nowhere ultimately gives hope to Joon's plight as it casts an unsparing eye on life at the margins of society.
miles from nowhere, the rock juts out of the desert landscape.
And, if you decide to park up miles from nowhere to enjoy some well-earned peace and quiet you can sip a cool beer thanks to specifically-designed fridges which can run on either electricity OR gas.
Philadelphia on ESPN is a message in a hollow from the NBA's broadcast partners: The locals are boring, irrelevant and miles from nowhere. (A new-mill Heather Graham movie remains more engaging.) Services for Bob Marcocchio who guided many into thoroughbred racing via his Schaumburg-based Assurance Agency are Friday afternoon at Rev.