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synonyms for tent city

  • encampment
  • tent
  • bivouac
  • campfire
  • campground
  • caravansary
  • chalet
  • cottage
  • hut
  • lean-to
  • lodge
  • shack
  • shanty
  • shed
  • tepee
  • tilt
  • wigwam
  • camping ground
  • log cabin
  • summer home
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How to use tent city in a sentence

The Duchess had also a tent for their sick men; so that we had a small town of our own here, and every body employed.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
This city stands upon almost two equal parts on each side the river that passes through.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
When she arrived she made a regular entry into the city in a coach all gold and glass, drawn by eight superb plumed horses.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Two young lovers were exchanging their hearts' yearnings beneath the children's tent, which they had found unoccupied.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
You see, I am the city undertaker, and the people are dying here so fast, that I can hardly supply the demand for coffins.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Cheap as they are, they are a poorer speculation than even corner lots in a lithographic city of Nebraska or Oregon.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The streets here are rather wide for an Italian city but would be deemed intolerably narrow in America.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
After an eight weeks' siege, a breach having been made, the city surrendered, and a month later the fort followed the example.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The children possessed themselves of the tent, and Mrs. Pontellier went over to join them.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The volunteers and guerilla battalions were consequently disbanded, not a day too soon for the tranquillity of the city.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO TENT CITY

  • bivouac
  • campfire
  • campground
  • camping ground
  • caravansary
  • chalet
  • cottage
  • encampment
  • hut
  • lean-to
  • lodge
  • log cabin
  • shack
  • shanty
  • shed
  • summer home
  • tent
  • tent city
  • tepee
  • tilt
  • wigwam
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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