Definition of glamping in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡlampɪŋ/


[mass noun] British informal
A form of camping involving accommodation and facilities more luxurious than those associated with traditional camping: glamping is likely to satisfy any city slicker seeking a little refuge in nature—without foregoing any of life’s luxuries
More example sentences
  • Even if glamping were new, the veterans would refuse to grant it top spot in the outdoor hierarchy.
  • The industry must try to attract a younger audience by concentrating on niche markets such as adventure holidays or "glamping".
  • Looked at one way, at the top of the pile is the apparent new trend, beloved of Sunday supplements, for glamorous camping, or "glamping".


Early 21st century: blend of glamorous and camping.

Words that rhyme with glamping


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