meaning of backwoods

backwoods meaning in General Dictionary

The forests or partly cleared grounds on frontiers

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  • a remote and undeveloped location
  • The forests or partially cleared reasons from the frontiers.

backwoods meaning in General Dictionary

(n. pl.) The forests or partly cleared reasons on the frontiers.


Sentence Examples with the word backwoods

Spencer county was still a wilderness, and the boy grew up in pioneer surroundings, living in a rude log-cabin, enduring many hardships and knowing only the primitive manners, conversation and ambitions of sparsely settled backwoods communities.

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