camp out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycamp out
he/she/itcamps out
present participlecamping out
past tensecamped out
past participlecamped out
  1. 1
    to sleep outside, with or without a tent or other shelter

    He planned to camp out in the wild.

  2. 3
    same as camp2 (sense 2)

    They camped out on the pavement in front of his office.

See also main entry: camp