encampment

[ en-kamp-muh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF encampment

Synonyms for encampment

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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENCAMPMENT

About six miles from our encampment brought us to the summit.

The elevation of this encampment is 2,940 feet above the sea.

By observation, the elevation of this encampment is 2,250 feet.

This with him appeared to be a favourite place of encampment.

I have heard a party was to leave the encampment this morning for the lake shore?

After which Uncas and I pushed for the other encampment as was agreed.

He wondered how much they knew of his part in the raid upon their encampment.

He had escaped from the British encampment, had reached the prison-hulk, and was on board.

The redcoat pickets had evidently retreated to the British encampment.

Well, even if that is the case, I will succeed in entering the British encampment, Tom.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, from encamp + -ment.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ENCAMPMENT

barracks

nounshelter for military
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