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Princeton's WordNet

  1. camping, encampment, bivouacking, tenting(noun)

    the act of encamping and living in tents in a camp

Wiktionary

  1. camping(Noun)

    activity of camping

    Camping is a favorite summer activity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Camping

    of Camp

    Etymology: [See Camp, n., 6]

  2. Camping(noun)

    lodging in a camp

    Etymology: [See Camp, n., 6]

  3. Camping(noun)

    a game of football

    Etymology: [See Camp, n., 6]

Freebase

  1. Camping

    Camping is an outdoor recreational activity. The participants leave urban areas, their home region, or civilization and enjoy nature while spending one or several nights outdoors, usually at a campsite. Camping may involve the use of a tent, caravan, motorhome, cabin, a primitive structure, or no shelter at all. Camping as a recreational activity became popular in the early 20th century. Campers frequent national or state parks, other publicly owned natural areas, and privately owned campgrounds. Camping is a key part of many youth organizations around the world, such as scouting. It is used to teach self-reliance and teamwork. Camping is also used as an inexpensive form of accommodation for people attending large open air events such as sporting meetings and music festivals. Organizers often provide a field and other basic amenities.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Camping

    Living outdoors as a recreational activity.

How to pronounce camping?

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How to say camping in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of camping in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of camping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of camping in a Sentence

  1. Alex Walker:

    I'm not talking about personal protection. I'm talking about, for me, the reason why I didn't have a problem with it is I just think it pulls scouting into a whole larger political and cultural debate as opposed to just saying scouting is about camping and citizenship and merit badges and service awards instead of pulling all these other issues out there. And I was just hoping that they could stay focused on that, that's all.

  2. Mohammed Musa:

    It's very hard, there aren't enough tents so we're out in the open. There's a lot of rain and we're camping in the mud, we don't know where we can go. We'll probably have to stay here for the winter, that's it. We don't know if we should try and head for Turkey or for Europe, or where. I really don't know, I still don't know.

  3. David Lamfrom:

    People are walking off trails, bringing their dogs, people are trampling and destroying the things they want to preserve without knowing it. ... People are camping where they want or showing up really early or late at certain watering holes so animals like bighorn sheep won't come down to drink.

  4. Scott Kelly:

    It is a harsh environment. For instance, having no running water, it’s like I’ve been in the woods camping for a year.

  5. Michael Bream:

    For most of us, that's going to be like a 7,500-pound trailer that you go camping with, right ? so what really, really matters is how far can Michael Bream go on one charge with an average size trailer behind Michael Bream.

Images & Illustrations of camping

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