(also kampung /kamˈpʌŋ, ˈkampʌŋ/)
A Malaysian enclosure or village.
More example sentences
- ‘There's a great need to build health awareness in the villages and kampungs, and slowly this is happening,’ said Faud.
- They could also have burned down an entire kampung if they couldn't find us.
- There is no fence to separate it from the nearby kampung, and no proper external lighting.
Malay; compare with compound2.
Definition of kampong in:
- The US English dictionary