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break camp

Definition of break camp

  1. :  to take down the tents and other parts of a camp in order to leave



Word by Word Definitions

breakplay
  1. :  to separate into parts with suddenness or violence

    :  fracture

    :  rupture

  1. :  an act or action of breaking

    :  the opening shot in a game of pool or billiards

    :  a condition produced by or as if by breaking :  gap

campplay
  1. :  a place usually away from urban areas where tents or simple buildings (as cabins) are erected for shelter or for temporary residence (as for laborers, prisoners, or vacationers)

    :  a group of tents, cabins, or huts

    :  a settlement newly sprung up in a lumbering or mining region

  1. :  to make camp or occupy a camp

    :  to take up one's quarters :  lodge

    :  to put into a camp

  1. :  exaggerated effeminate mannerisms exhibited especially by homosexuals

    :  something so outrageously artificial, affected, inappropriate, or out-of-date as to be considered amusing

    :  a style or mode of personal or creative expression that is absurdly exaggerated and often fuses elements of high and popular culture

  1. :  of, relating to, being, or displaying camp

  1. :  to engage in camp :  exhibit the qualities of camp


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