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English definition of “(in) the middle of nowhere”

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(in) the middle of nowhere

informal disapproving
B2 far away from any towns and cities and where few people live: He lives in a tiny house in the middle of nowhere.
Translations of “(in) the middle of nowhere”
in Chinese (Traditional) 在荒無人煙之處…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在荒无人烟之处…
(Definition of (in) the middle of nowhere from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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