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camps

noun
plural of camp

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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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camps

verb
present tense third-person singular of camp

Synonyms & Antonyms of camps (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Camps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/camps. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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