Definition of boondocks noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbuːndɒks//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbuːndɑːks//
(also boonies) [plural] (North American English, informal, disapproving)
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an area far away from cities or towns He lives way out in the boondocks. a high school graduate from the boondocks Word Origin1940s: boondock from Tagalog bundok ‘mountain’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: boondocks