Short for boondocks.
More example sentences
- But what options did she really have, stuck out here in the boonies this way?
- Still, living near the water is not recommended for the truly tense; a safer bet is somewhere inland, away from rivers and lakes, but not too deep in the boonies.
- The studios may look like a little old small-time operation out in London's boonies, but I have to tell you the people are amazing!
Definition of boonies in:
- The British & World English dictionary