Examples of camp follower in a Sentence
the famous boxer and his camp followers
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There’s the near-noirish play between dark and light captured by Tripe in an Indian temple or the Yvonne De Carlo expression (speaking of almost noirish) on the face of a camp follower in a Fenton Crimean War photograph.
Her mother, Sophie Delaborde, the daughter of a bird seller on the Rue de Rivoli, was a camp follower of the Napoleonic troops in Madrid.
The trio of revisionist powers includes Russia, China and Iran, along with camp followers like Venezuela, Cuba, North Korea and Syria.
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CAMP FOLLOWER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of camp follower for English Language Learners
: a person who spends time with or near a group or person in order to gain some advantage
: a person who follows a group of soldiers as they move to different areas and sells goods and services to them
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