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verb [intransitive] camp pronunciation in American English /kæmp/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycamp
he/she/itcamps
present participlecamping
past tensecamped
past participlecamped
  1. 1
    to stay somewhere for a short time in a tent or other temporary shelter

    They camped for two nights in the forest.

  2. 2

    camp

    or

    camp out

    to stay outside a place until you get what you want

    Reporters had camped in front of the house.

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