break camp
phrasal to pack up gear and leave a camp or campsite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • break camp — {v. phr.} To take down and pack tents and camping things; take your things from a camping place. * /The scouts broke camp at dawn./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • break camp — {v. phr.} To take down and pack tents and camping things; take your things from a camping place. * /The scouts broke camp at dawn./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • break camp — ► break camp take down a tent or the tents of an encampment ready to leave. Main Entry: ↑camp …   English terms dictionary

  • break camp — index evacuate, move (alter position) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • break camp — verb leave a camp (Freq. 2) The hikers decamped before dawn • Syn: ↑decamp • Derivationally related forms: ↑decampment (for: ↑decamp) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • break camp — to fold up and pack a tent and other equipment used to camp. We broke camp yesterday and hiked to town, where we caught a bus back to the city …   New idioms dictionary

  • break\ camp — v. phr. To take down and pack tents and camping things; take your things from a camping place. The scouts broke camp at dawn …   Словарь американских идиом

  • break camp — take down a tent or the tents of an encampment ready to leave. → camp …   English new terms dictionary

  • break camp — v. pack up and leave campsite …   English contemporary dictionary

  • break camp — idi to pack up tents and equipment and resume a journey or march …   From formal English to slang

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