Definition of Boonies

1. Noun. (slang) Boondocks. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Boonies

1. a backwoods area [n]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Boonies

boondocks
boondoggle
boondoggled
boondoggler
boondogglers
boondoggles
boondoggling
booner
booners
boong
boonga
boongary
boongarys
boongas
boongs
boonies (current term)
boonless
boons
boop
boops
boor
boord
boorde
boordes
boords
boorish
boorishly
boorishness
boorishnesses
boorka

Literary usage of Boonies

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Through Darkness Into Light: Endless Cycles of the Divine Plan by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1992)
"Don't be fooled because you live in the boonies somewhere and think yourself safe and secure—Tehachapi IS the “boonies” and yet has as corrupt politics and ..."

2. Threads of Silk by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1992)
"... fooled because you live in the boonies somewhere and think yourself safe and secure—Tehachapi IS the “boonies” and yet has as corrupt politics and power ..."

3. Adventure Guide to the Alaska Highway by Ed Readicker-Henderson (2006)
"Haines The town of Haines offers scenery and proximity to the best boonies in the state; Skagway gives you a different kind of scenery, and some of the more ..."

4. Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow (2006)
"Alan wondered why Kurt was so pleasant with these cops out in the boonies but so hostile to the law in Kensington Market. ..."

5. Adventure Guide to the Inside Passage and Coastal Alaska by Lynn Readicker-Henderson (2002)
"... these resorts offer a great way to spend a few days; you'll probably never again have a chance to be so pampered while so far out in the boonies. ..."

6. Adventure Guide Inside Passage & Coastal Alaska by Ed Readicker-Henderson (2006)
"... these resorts offer a great way to spend a few days; you'll probably never again have a chance to be so pampered while so far out in the boonies. ..."

7. British Columbia Adventure Guide by Lynn Readicker-Henderson (2004)
"The Canadian Rockies Trail Guide, by Brad Patton and Bart Robinson, is the book you need to get farther into the boonies. Before you head for the ..."

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