hicksville

[hiks-vil]

noun Slang.

a backward, provincial place; backwater.

Origin of hicksville

hick + -s3 + -ville, extracted from place names; cf. squaresville

Hicksville

[hiks-vil]

noun

a town on W Long Island, in SE New York.
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Related Words for hicksville

blah, dead, tedious, dragsville

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