encamp

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verb en·camp \in-ˈkamp, en-\

Definition of encamp

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to set up or occupy a camp

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to place or establish in a camp

Examples of encamp in a Sentence

  1. the hike will take several days, and we plan to encamp along the trail

  2. as the hurricane raged outside, the stranded tourists were encamped overnight in the high school gym

First Known Use of encamp

1563


ENCAMP Defined for English Language Learners

encamp

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Definition of encamp for English Language Learners

  • : to set up and use a camp



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