adjective Also backwood, backwoodsy.
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Example sentences from the Web for backwoods
Trudging off to the right, threading his way past bear traps on the ground, he comes upon a house — just what you’d expect in a backwoods horror flick.‘Little Nightmares II’: A hypnotic, dark fairy tale|Christopher Byrd|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
He spends his days shacked up in a 400-square-foot converted turkey coop in the backwoods of Maine.Burt’s Bees Co-Founder Burt Shavitz on the Doc ‘Burt’s Buzz,’ and Losing Millions|Marlow Stern|September 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He suspected that the driver, who was identified as Cody Alan Legebokoff, was poaching in the backwoods.
So, beneath all the changes that had come to her backwoods lover, Sammy felt that Ollie himself was unchanged.
To the simple girl of the backwoods, he succeeded in making the life in the city appear very wonderful, indeed.
If he is wise, he will stay in the backwoods to be worshipped for he'll find that his size won't count for much in the world.
Even in comparatively civilized American backwoods, a person who has killed a bully has been thought a public benefactor.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
Prestige is nowhere held at higher premium than in the backwoods.The Watchers of the Trails|Charles G. D. Roberts