Part of speech:
Any of various places for providing food and lodging on a temporary or emergency basis, as one for the homeless or one for stray pets
The background against which events unfold, as in a historical narrative:
The uppermost layer in a forest, formed by the crowns of the trees.
A sheet of waterproof material, specif. canvas coated or impregnated with a waterproofing compound, for spreading over something to protect it as from weather damage
Anything that covers
The den or typical lair of certain wild animals, esp. beavers
A brand of a product, esp. of an automobile
A large tent, often with open sides, used chiefly for outdoor entertainment.
A large structure housing sports or entertainment facilities; an arena.
A dense mass of material that obstructs a passage.
A place of worship, esp. one with a large seating capacity
A similarly shaped Indian dwelling of other materials, such as canvas
A combat, especially a verbal one; a debate.
(Possibly dated) Any more or less similar dwelling used by indigenous people in other parts of the world.
a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs)
To shelter or lodge in a camp; encamp:
To set up a camp
To encamp in the open
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