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hicksville

[hiks-vil] /ˈhɪks vɪl/
noun, Slang.
1.
a backward, provincial place; backwater.
Origin
hick + -s3 + -ville, extracted from place names; cf. squaresville

Hicksville

[hiks-vil] /ˈhɪks vɪl/
noun
1.
a town on W Long Island, in SE New York.
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hickville

adjective
  1. dullsville
  2. corny (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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