Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See shelter tent.

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  • n. a shelter tent

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

  • n. a wedge-shaped tent; usually without a floor or windows

Etymologies

See doghouse (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The pup tent was a lot more complicated than the hooches they'd slept under in Vietnam, but he managed to get it standing, after a fashion, just before dark.

    1968

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