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  • n. Someone in the same camp as another.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. someone who lives in the same camp as another.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who lives in the same camp you do


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  • After the letter was read, we didn't discuss what we had learned, nor did we lend our support for our grieving campmate.

    Suicide Rough Drafts

  • The boys didn't quite see the logic of this, but they knew from former experiences that the young reporter was a good campmate, and they were, on the whole, glad that they had included him.

    The Boy Inventors' Radio Telephone

  • He greeted me in carefully correct English; and while quiet, reserved, and cold of speech as of manner, the tones in which he assured me any friend of Mr. Gardiner was welcome, conveyed faint traces of cordiality that roused some hope that he might prove a more agreeable campmate than his dour mien promised.

    The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier

  • Been campmate a season with a renegade French Canadian who'd studied for the church.

    A Hyperborean Brew

  • There is something more than mere knowledge to be desired in a companion on a long tramp, and this is reliance in his fidelity, cheerful disposition, and readiness to shoulder at least half of the labor -- without these qualities in a campmate much of the pleasure is missing.

    Canoe Mates in Canada Three Boys Afloat on the Saskatchewan

  • His campmate naturally enough cast his eyes in the same quarter, as if sudden hope had sprung into existence; but it was to see the flames shoot out of the window in a manner that must have utterly precluded the possibility of Owen making an exit there.

    Canoe Mates in Canada Three Boys Afloat on the Saskatchewan

  • Glen and Binney were raised from a depth of dismay, caused by the loss of their money and the resulting predicament into which they were thrown, to a height of felicity at the prospect of a raft voyage down the Mississippi, under the leadership of their beloved campmate, Billy

    Raftmates A Story of the Great River

  • A campmate who went inside an orgy tent told me he saw two men near him engaged in what he termed vigorous, unprotected sex.

    Slate Magazine

  • This year we also were surprised that the very first minute we left our camp, to visit our campmate Mark's excellent cubatron when I should hear some people singing.

    Brad Ideas - Comments

  • The glamour model admitted that she missed her kids terribly whilst in camp and also found it hard to watch Stuart Manning flirt with campmate Sabrina Washington, as it reminded her of her love affair with Peter Andre.

    We Blog A Lot


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