camp·​site | \ ˈkamp-ˌsīt How to pronounce campsite (audio) \

Definition of campsite

: a place suitable for or used as the site of a camp

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Examples of campsite in a Sentence

The campsite includes a picnic table and a grill for cooking. the campsite at least offers shower and bathroom facilities
Recent Examples on the Web Stay here: The best option here is to take advantage of one of Mustang Island's 48 water and electric campsites (all 1/3 mile from the beach). Caitlin Morton, Condé Nast Traveler, "14 Best Beaches in the U.S.," 19 Feb. 2020 Last week, the police, acting on a warrant, tried to remove them, inspiring protesters across the country to act in sympathy and set up their own blockades, as well as campsites, at transport sites, beginning with the one in Tyendinaga. Ian Austen, New York Times, "Pipeline Protests Cause Widespread Travel Delays Across Canada," 12 Feb. 2020 But the proposal also wants to evaluate services like food trucks, broadband internet service and overnight tent rentals in campsites. Sarah Min, CBS News, "Senior discounts at national parks may be on the chopping block," 6 Nov. 2019 During peak season in the spring, campsites like Hidden Valley and Jumbo Rocks are already booked for many weekends. Dakota Kim, Sunset Magazine, "Popular California Campgrounds Are Already Booked. Here Are the Equally Awesome Alternatives," 24 Jan. 2020 The two-day festival held by Land Rover consisted of a 15-acre off-road course and a plethora of activities, including rock climbing, mountain biking, yoga, axe-throwing, wine tasting and campsite mixology. Billboard Staff, Billboard, "4xFAR Festival: Anderson .Paak Pays Tribute to Mac Miller, Mark Ronson Closes Out the Weekend With a Bang," 21 Jan. 2020 But in recent weeks, the contract, which expands the scope of the company’s responsibilities and significantly increases the amount of money approved for campsite cleanups. USA TODAY, "Gray whale tows calf, wolves on the move, John Dillinger won’t be exhumed; News from around our 50 states," 11 Jan. 2020 Visit the Girdled Road Reservation campsite page to make reservations. 15. John Pana, cleveland, "Top 20 outdoor winter activities near Cleveland," 9 Jan. 2020 This new contract is supposed to be a more humane, compassionate approach to work officials say is necessary to balance the needs of business leaders and people who live near campsites with people who are living on the streets of Portland. oregonlive, "Portland to resume homeless camp clean-ups after divided City Council votes unanimously," 8 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of campsite

1850, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of campsite was in 1850

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27 Feb 2020

Cite this Entry

“Campsite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of campsite

US : a place where people can put up a tent


camp·​site | \ ˈkamp-ˌsīt How to pronounce campsite (audio) \

Kids Definition of campsite

: a place used for camping This campsite has a picnic table and grill.

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