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1 a place where a group of people live for a short time in tents or cabins
  • the war forced people to flee their homes and to live in crowded camps along the border

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2 a small, simply constructed, and often temporary dwelling
  • a hunter's camp deep in the woods

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3 an often small house for recreational or seasonal use
  • years ago the wealthy industrialists built some rather grand camps along the lake

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Synonyms & Antonyms of camp (Entry 2 of 3)

to provide with living quarters or shelter
  • some out-of-town delegates to the convention were camped in university dorms

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Synonyms & Antonyms of camp (Entry 3 of 3)

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The first known use of camp was in 1528

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“Camp.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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