Definition of campfire in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkampˌfī(ə)r/


An open-air fire in a camp, used for cooking and as a focal point for social activity.
Example sentences
  • It was a nice camp out in the woods, with canoes, campfires and songs.
  • One camp I know eliminated its weekly campfires because too many campers complained that they were boring.
  • A few lights from campfires at the canyon campground flickered in the distance.

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Syllabification: camp·fire

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