campout

noun camp·out \ ˈkamp-ˌau̇t \
Updated on: 1 Jan 2018

Definition of campout

: an occasion on which a group camps out

Examples of campout in a Sentence

  1. our annual campout in Vermont

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First Known Use of campout

1879


CAMPOUT Defined for English Language Learners

campout

noun

Definition of campout for English Language Learners

  • : an occasion when people go camping together


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