encamp definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To set up camp or inhabit a camp.
    • To form and inhabit a camp; to get ready and settle in short-term habitations, as tents or huts; to halt on a march, pitch tents, or type huts, and remain when it comes to evening or for longer, as an army or a business taking a trip.
    • to create camp or live-in a camp.
    • to create and inhabit a camp; to get ready and settle in temporary habitations, as tents or huts; to halt on a march, pitch tents, or kind huts, and remain for the evening or even for a longer period, as an army or a business taking a trip.
    • to setup camp or live in a camp.
    • To form and take a camp; to get ready and settle in temporary habitations, as tents or huts; to halt on a march, pitch tents, or kind huts, and stay for night or even for a longer time, as an army or an organization taking a trip.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To provide quarters for in a camp: encamp migrant workers near the areas.
    • To form into a camp; to put in a short-term habitation, or quarters.
    • to give quarters for in a camp: encamp migrant workers close to the areas.
    • to make into a camp; to put in a short-term habitation, or quarters.
    • to supply quarters for in a camp: encamp migrant employees near the fields.
    • To form into a camp; to put in a temporary habitation, or quarters.
  • verb:
    • To build and/or inhabit a camp or temporary shelter.
    • inhabit or as though in a tent
    • to construct and/or inhabit a camp or short-term housing.
    • are now living in or like in a tent
    • to create and/or inhabit a camp or short-term protection.
    • reside in or as though in a tent
  • others:
    • going into camp; type and occupy a camp; settle in short-term quarters, formed by tents or huts, as an army or an organization.
    • To form into or fix in a camp; invest short-term quarters.
    • going into camp; form and reside a camp; settle in temporary quarters, formed by tents or huts, as an army or a business.
    • to make into or fix in a camp; place in temporary quarters.
    • To go into camp; type and reside a camp; settle in temporary quarters, created by tents or huts, as an army or an organization.
    • To form into or fix in a camp; invest short-term quarters.

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