adjective Chiefly Southern U.S.
Origin of upcountry
Examples from the Web for upcountry
The dwellings of Europeans upcountry in India are not luxurious—far from it.The Elephant God|Gordon Casserly
But, doubtless due to upcountry rains, now it was in flood and had undercut its banks.The Lost Wagon|James Arthur Kjelgaard
As soon as Aunt Nancy heard of the trouble, she made her appearance in the upcountry again.Stories Of Georgia|Joel Chandler Harris
He was a slave-merchant on the quiet, an' would ha' sold me upcountry if I hadn't got away.The Blind Lion of the Congo|Elliott Whitney
When a truckle-bed with a sick man (some invalid agent from upcountry) was put in there, he exhibited a gentle annoyance.Heart of Darkness|Joseph Conrad