Backwoods - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbækwʊdz|  American pronunciation of the word backwoods
Brit.  |ˈbakwʊdz|  British pronunciation of the word backwoods

noun

- a remote and undeveloped area (syn: boondocks, hinterland)

Examples

...grew up in a backwoods area that was bone poor...

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