There are 3 translations of camp in Spanish:

camp1

Pronunciation: /kæmp/

n

  • 1 c 1.1 (temporary) campamento (m) a gipsy camp un campamento gitano (summer) camp (in (US) ) campamento (m) de verano, colonia (f) de vacaciones or verano to pitch camp acampar to break o strike camp levantar el campamento
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    • Thousands of local residents face serious health problems in overcrowded refugee camps and temporary shelters.
    • Many neighborhoods, towns, villages, and refugee camps were badly damaged or destroyed.
    • ‘We are not going to seize scout camps and little pup tents,’ Ms Rydalch said.
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    • The introduction to fencing often occurs in schools, recreation camps and fitness centres in the form of class instruction.
    • Church, youth and school groups use the camp for recreational, educational and church-related activities.
    • Benefits have come in the form of facilities at camps.
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    • We had her secured in a tent when we made camp last night.
    • They hiked for the rest of the day and made camp just before sunset.
    • We had pitched camp at dusk, raising the tents beside the ruins of an old rest house on a bluff of rock named Maggu Chatti.
    1.2 (permanent) army camp campamento (m) militar concentration/labor camp campo (m) de concentración/trabajo
  • 2 c (group, position) bando (m) to be in the same camp estar* en el mismo bando
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    • In this regard, the political camps ought to tackle the issue of changing the presidential election system only after they help state affairs run smoothly and efficiently.
    • The protesters came from two different camps; one group supporting the minister's decision, the other opposing it.
    • Many of the contributors explain how Reagan influenced their shift from liberal or moderate politics into the conservative camp.
  • 3 u (affected behavior, style) amaneramiento (m), afectación (f)
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    • It wears its queerness like a flashy Dolce and Gabbana blouse, with style and humor and camp - but an intentional lack of tragedy.
    • The film deliberately plays for camp and kitsch, and then suddenly it becomes quite gothic.
    • It is a dazzling performance layered with more than a hint of theatrical camp.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of camp in Spanish:

camp2

vi

  • acampar to go camping ir* de camping or de campamento or de acampada
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    • He added that his biggest concern was for people camping in the local caravan park and on the school fields.
    • It is also estimated that some one-in-three adults have been camping or taken a caravan holiday at some time.
    • We were living in the woods, camping out in tents.

Phrasal verbs

camp on

v + adv
rellenar automáticamente (cuando queda disponible la línea)

camp out

v + adv

camp up

(v + o + adv)
to camp it up actuar* amaneradamente or con afectación

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of camp in Spanish:

camp3

adj

  • 1.1 (effeminate) amanerado, afeminado
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    • When I got there, the nurse, a slightly camp guy from the Philippines, shook his head with an expression somewhere between horror and sympathy.
    • This would make a sad camp man with a receding hairline the ultimate in coolness.
    • Nicholas, in his own effeminately camp style, made the waitress describe the contents of several of the desserts, and only chose something after much cogitation.
    1.2 [acting/performance] afectado, exagerado
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    • Featuring an ageing Las Vegas showgirl, brilliantly performed by Nadine Tyson, it mixed camp style and pathos with the glitz and energy of showbiz.
    • The mannerisms of the male troupers were too deliberately camp to capture the nuances of the Kern stories they were supposed to be illustrating.
    • He is the hyper-active dynamo in a very strong cast, giving a showy performance full of camp malice.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.