Found 3 items, similar to camp.
English → Indonesian
kamp, kemah, penampungan sementara, pendepokan
English → English
adj : providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having
artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or
sentimental qualities; “they played up the silliness of
their roles for camp effect”
; “campy Hollywood musicals
of the 1940's”
n 1: temporary living quarters specially built by the army for
soldiers; “wherever he went in the camp the men were
2: a group of people living together in a camp; “the whole camp
laughed at his mistake”
3: temporary lodgings in the country for travelers or
vacationers; “level ground is best for parking and camp
4: an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose [syn: clique
, inner circle
5: a prison for forced laborers; “China has many work camps for
6: something that is considered amusing not because of its
originality but because of its unoriginality; “the
livingroom was pure camp”
7: shelter for persons displaced by war or political oppression
or for religious beliefs [syn: refugee camp
8: a site where care and activities are provided for children
during the summer months; “city kids get to see the
country at a summer camp”
[syn: summer camp
v 1: live in or as if in a tent; “Can we go camping again this
; “The circus tented near the town”
houseguests had to camp in the living room”
2: establish or set up a camp [syn: camp down
3: give an artificially banal or sexual quality to
English → English
(k[a^]mp), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Camped
215); p. pr. & vb. n. Camping
To afford rest or lodging for, as an army or travelers.
Had our great palace the capacity
To camp this host, we all would sup together. --Shak.
, v. i.
1. To pitch or prepare a camp; to encamp; to lodge in a camp;
-- often with out.
They camped out at night, under the stars. --W.
2. [See Camp
, n., 6] To play the game called camp. [Prov.
(k[a^]mp), n. [F. camp, It. campo, fr. L. campus
plant, field; akin to Gr. kh^pos garden. Cf. Campaign
1. The ground or spot on which tents, huts, etc., are erected
for shelter, as for an army or for lumbermen, etc. --Shak.
2. A collection of tents, huts, etc., for shelter, commonly
arranged in an orderly manner.
Forming a camp in the neighborhood of Boston. --W.
3. A single hut or shelter; as, a hunter's camp.
4. The company or body of persons encamped, as of soldiers,
of surveyors, of lumbermen, etc.
The camp broke up with the confusion of a flight.
5. (Agric.) A mound of earth in which potatoes and other
vegetables are stored for protection against frost; --
called also burrow
. [Prov. Eng.]
6. [Cf. OE. & AS. camp contest, battle. See champion
ancient game of football, played in some parts of England.
, a light bedstead that can be folded up onto
a small space for easy transportation.
(Arch.), a kind ceiling often used in attics
or garrets, in which the side walls are inclined inward at
the top, following the slope of the rafters, to meet the
plane surface of the upper ceiling.
, a light chair that can be folded up compactly
for easy transportation; the seat and back are often made
of strips or pieces of carpet.
, typhus fever.
, a civilian accompanying an army, as a
sutler, servant, etc.
, a religious gathering for open-air preaching,
held in some retired spot, chiefly by Methodists. It
usually last for several days, during which those present
lodge in tents, temporary houses, or cottages.
, the same as camp chair
, except that the stool
has no back.
(Mil.), a camp or body of troops formed for
rapid motion from one place to another. --Farrow.
To pitch (a) camp
, to set up the tents or huts of a camp.
To strike camp
, to take down the tents or huts of a camp.