What does campfire mean?

Definitions for campfire
ˈkæmpˌfaɪərcamp·fire

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. campfirenoun

    a small outdoor fire for warmth or cooking (as at a camp)

Wiktionary

  1. campfirenoun

    fire at a campground or on a camping trip, often used for cooking, to provide light and heat, to drive away bugs, and as a focal point for sitting around in the evening and talking, telling stories, and singing.

Freebase

  1. Campfire

    A campfire is a fire lit at a campsite, to serve the following functions: light, warmth, a beacon, an insect and/or apex predator deterrent, to cook, and for a psychological sense of security. In established campgrounds they are usually in a fire ring for safety. Campfires are a popular feature of camping, particularly among organized campers such as Scouts or Guides.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of campfire in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of campfire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of campfire in a Sentence

  1. Newt Gingrich:

    I think one of the great problems we have in the Republican Party is that we don't encourage you to be nasty. We encourage you to be neat, obedient, loyal and faithful and all those Boy Scout words, which would be great around a campfire but are lousy in politics.

  2. Richard Bustamante:

    Under current conditions, one abandoned campfire or spark could cause a catastrophic wildfire, and we are not willing to take that chance with the natural and cultural resources under our protection and care, or with human life and property.

  3. Forest Supervisor James Melonas:

    Under current conditions, one abandoned campfire could cause a catastrophic wildfire, and we are not willing to take that chance with the natural and cultural resources under our protection and care.

  4. Ginger Robbins:

    We had no reason to believe there was anything like that wrong, she was always very healthy. She was always doing something, taking us to Campfire Girls, fishing, swimming. She was an excellent swimmer.

  5. Adair Reinhard:

    I wanted to bring him back to all the good times we had, and singing around the campfire and him playing his guitar, and so just started singing those Peter, Paul and Mary songs, we could really hear him suffering.

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