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bivouac

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bivouac

  1. a place where a group of people live for a short time in tents or cabins <soldiers setting up a bivouac by the stream> Synonyms camp, campground, campsite, encampment, hutmentRelated Words canvas (also canvass), tentage; colony, plantation, settlement; Hooverville, jungle, shantytown; concentration camp, prison camp; barracks, cantonment, installation, laager [South African], leaguer, post




bivouac

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bivouac

  1. 1 to live in a camp or the outdoors <the army bivouacked for the night by the lake> Synonyms camp, encampRelated Words sleep out, tent; bed (down); backpack, caravan

  2. 2 to provide with living quarters or shelter <survivors of the tornado were bivouacked in the church basement> Synonyms accommodate, bestow, billet, house, board, bunk, camp, chamber, domicile, encamp, harbor, lodge, put up, quarter, roof, room, shelter, take inRelated Words ensconce, home, roost, secure, shed, stable, tent; barrack; bed (down)Near Antonyms eject, evict





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