Definition of downcountry in US English:


adjective & adverb

North American
  • In, into, or relating to the low-lying and generally more densely settled part of a country as opposed to hilly regions.

    as adjective ‘even the downcountry conservatives support this reform’
    as adverb ‘distant summer storms a hundred miles downcountry’
    • ‘We will be downcountry (roughly) from April 5th -May 15ish.’
    • ‘He had a permanent arrangement with some corrupt antique dealer downcountry.’