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Camp meaning

camp - 12 dictionary results

  1. 1. shelter for persons displaced by war or political oppression or for religious beliefs
  2. 2. The ground or spot on which tents, huts, etc., are erected for shelter, as for an army or for lumbermen, etc.
  3. 3. A collection of tents, huts, etc., for shelter, commonly arranged in an orderly manner.
  4. 4. A single hut or shelter; as, a hunter's camp.
  5. 5. The company or body of persons encamped, as of soldiers, of surveyors, of lumbermen, etc.
  6. 6. An ancient game of football, played in some parts of England.
  7. 7. To afford rest or lodging for, as an army or travelers.
  8. 8. To play the game called camp.
  9. 9. A mound of earth in which potatoes and other vegetables are stored for protection against frost; - called also burrow and pie.
  10. 10. To pitch or prepare a camp; to encamp; to lodge in a camp; - often with out.
  11. 11. Tents pitched for lodging soldiers or others.
  12. 12. To pitchtents; lodge in a camp.

camp - examples of usage

  1. He was the one after whom " Gardiner's Point," just below the Middle Camp, was named. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  2. We had passed their camp without knowing it, a couple of miles back. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  3. The camp turned out to be that of Mr. Ortlepp, of Colesberg, and his party. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
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