camp meeting

noun

Definition of camp meeting

  1. :  a series of evangelistic meetings usually held outdoors and attended by persons who often camp nearby

1803

First Known Use of camp meeting

1803


CAMP MEETING Defined for English Language Learners

camp meeting

noun

Definition of camp meeting for English Language Learners

  • : a religious meeting that is held outdoors and is often attended by people who camp nearby


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