Share this entry
British English: /kamp/
American English: /kæmp/

Translation of camp in French:


  • 3 [informal] [pejorative] (mannered style etc)
    cabotinage (m) [informal]
    it's high camp
    c'est du pur cabotinage [informal]



intransitive verb


to have a foot in both camps

avoir un pied dans chaque camp

to camp it up

(overact) cabotiner [informal]
(act effeminately) forcer dans le genre efféminé

Phrasal verbs

camp on

effectuer un rappel automatique

camp out

he's camping out in the lounge
il campe dans le salon
Definition of camp in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: