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verb en·camp \in-ˈkamp, en-\

Simple Definition of encamp

  • : to set up and use a camp

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of encamp

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to set up or occupy a camp

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to place or establish in a camp

Examples of encamp in a sentence

  1. <the hike will take several days, and we plan to encamp along the trail>

  2. <as the hurricane raged outside, the stranded tourists were encamped overnight in the high school gym>



1563

First Known Use of encamp

1563



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