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noun as in site for outdoor living

adjective as in consciously affecting the unfashionable, weird, or bizarre


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Wherever you go, the Talon will help turn your car camping site into a true base camp.

In backcountry areas where bruins and other animals want your food, hanging it in a tree downwind of camp will keep it out of reach and reduce nighttime animal prowlers around your tent.

Overall, athletes had successful camps in 46 of the 82 cases, for a hit rate of 56 percent.

This summer, consumer financial services company Synchrony introduced Synchrony summer camps, virtual summer camp experiences for 3,700 children of employees.

From Fortune

At the beginning of camp, students often reported that struggling with math was a sign you weren’t doing well.

Pitchfork called him a “a rap-obsessed misfit from a summer camp who freestyles poorly” who is “ridiculous without knowing it.”

Within a concentration camp, would someone make a joke about the number, the tattooed number?

For now, Sabrine continues her daily routine of visits to the protest camp, to political leaders and taking care of the twins.

In the summer of 2014, they both were sentenced to 4-1/2 years in a labor camp.

The prison camp island nation known as Cuba erupted in celebration.

"A camp-fire would hardly flash and die out like that, Sarge," he answered thoughtfully.

In the most perfect stillness, we arrived within two hundred paces of the enemy's camp.

The camp grew still, except for the rough and ready cook pottering about the fire, boiling buffalo-meat and mixing biscuit-dough.

Meanwhile, he had been selected as aide-de-camp by General d'Ure de Molans.

Thus the whole State became one vast armed camp, nearly forty thousand men on a side, arrayed against each other.

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On this page you'll find 99 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to camp, such as: encampment, tent, bivouac, campfire, campground, and caravansary.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.