pup tent


Definition of pup tent

: a small usually wedge-shaped tent for two persons

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The second phase involved assembling the new components, such as climbing rocks and a structure shaped like a small pup tent. Kimberly Fornek, chicagotribune.com, "Hinsdale Boy Scout renovates KLM Park playground for Eagle Scout project," 9 Sep. 2019 Between the baby klipspringer antelope and the mating koalas, the first two episodes alone will wrap you in a blanket of warm fuzzies the size of a pup tent. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Column: Beneath all the warm fuzzies, new Animal Planet series on San Diego Zoo an eye-opening look at conservation," 14 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of pup tent

1863, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of pup tent

US : a small tent for usually two people

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