Definition of bivvy in English:

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informal

noun (plural bivvies)

  • A small tent or temporary shelter.

verb (bivvies, bivvying, bivvied)

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  • Stay in a small tent or temporary shelter: he opted to bivvy up for two days

Origin

early 20th century: abbreviation of bivouac.

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