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out·back

 (out′băk′)
adv.
Out to or in remote rural country, especially in Australia or New Zealand.
n. (out′băk′)
The remote rural part of a country, especially of Australia or New Zealand.

out′back′er n.

outback

(ˈaʊtˌbæk)
n
a. the remote bush country of Australia
b. (as modifier): outback life.

out•back


(ˈaʊtˌbæk)
n.
(sometimes cap.) Chiefly Australian. the back country or remote settlements; the bush (usu. prec. by the).
[1875]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outback - the bush country of the interior of Australiaoutback - the bush country of the interior of Australia
bush - a large wilderness area
Australian Desert, Great Australian Desert - general name given to all desert areas in Australia
Adj.1.outback - inaccessible and sparsely populated;
inaccessible, unaccessible - capable of being reached only with great difficulty or not at all
Translations
ødemark
lakott területektõl távoli
óbyggîir
retai gyvenami rajonai
reti apdzīvoti rajoni valsts vidienē
ıssız bölge

outback

[ˈaʊtbæk] N (in Australia) → despoblado m, campo m

outback

[ˈaʊtbæk] n
the outback (in Australia)l'outback m le désert australien

outback

(in Australia)
n the outbackdas Hinterland
attr an outback farmeine Farm im Hinterland

outback

[ˈaʊtˌbæk] n (in Australia) → entroterra m

outback

(ˈautbak) noun
(in Australia) the country areas away from the coast and cities.
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