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campground Syllabification: camp·ground
Pronunciation: /ˈkampˌɡround/

Definition of campground in English:


North American
1A place used for camping, especially one equipped with cooking grills, water, and bathrooms.
Example sentences
  • Our family was camped on a ridge in the lower end of the campground when water, trees, mud, and rocks destroyed half of our tent and rendered our station wagon unmovable.
  • Wilderness campgrounds in national parks and forests offered much more privacy and seclusion than commercial RV parks, many of which were really just glorified parking lots.
  • Flush toilets and water are at both campgrounds.
1.1A place where a camp meeting is held.

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