Sibley tent


Definition of Sibley tent

: a light tent of conical shape erected on a tripod with a ventilating device at the top and sometimes with a vertical drop near the bottom

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Sibley tent

after Henry Hopkins Sibley †1886

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About Sibley tent

Dictionary Entries Near Sibley tent

Sibley stove

Sibley tent


See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Sibley tent

Cite this Entry

“Sibley tent.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon


Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!