from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A stout peg driven into the ground to fasten one of the ropes of a tent to.


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  • tent-peg

    I seem to find one or more of these nearly each time I camp where someone has camped before. I've a pleasingly mismatched collection and supply of tent-pegs now.

    December 26, 2010