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synonyms for detention camp

  • Konzentrationslager
  • concentration camp
  • forced-labor camp
  • gulag
  • internment camp
  • labor camp
  • prison camp
  • prison farm
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"A camp-fire would hardly flash and die out like that, Sarge," he answered thoughtfully.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
In the most perfect stillness, we arrived within two hundred paces of the enemy's camp.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The camp grew still, except for the rough and ready cook pottering about the fire, boiling buffalo-meat and mixing biscuit-dough.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Meanwhile, he had been selected as aide-de-camp by General d'Ure de Molans.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Thus the whole State became one vast armed camp, nearly forty thousand men on a side, arrayed against each other.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Battle of Famars, in which the allies drove the French from their camp with great loss.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Scouts reported that Porter still occupied his camp, and showed no sign of moving.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Verily, there is not a leech that sucks out the blood from the body more than these little ships do this camp of men.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Then the Old Adam broke out, and he made what he called a "camp-fire" at the bottom of the garden.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
I tore back to the paymaster's camp and begged him to get his men mounted and we would follow it up.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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WORDS RELATED TO DETENTION CAMP

  • Konzentrationslager
  • death camp
  • detention camp
  • forced-labor camp
  • gas chamber
  • gulag
  • internment camp
  • killing fields
  • labor camp
  • prison camp
  • prisoner-of-war camp
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.