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backwater

see definition of backwater
  • as inbayou
  • as infrontier
  • as inrescind
  • as inslow
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Synonyms for backwater

noun swampy outlet
  • backwater
  • brook
  • creek
  • outlet
  • river
  • stream

frontier

noun. unexplored, unoccupied area of land
  • backcountry
  • backwater
  • backwoods
  • boondocks
  • boonies
  • bush
  • hinterland
  • outback
  • outskirts
  • sticks
  • unknown
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