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camps, plural;
  1. Deliberately exaggerated and theatrical in style, typically for humorous effect
    • - the movie seems more camp than shocking or gruesome
  2. (of a man or his manner) Ostentatiously and extravagantly effeminate
    • - a heavily made-up and highly camp actor
  3. Innocently idealistic, conventional, or sentimental
    • - straight camp is about the ongoing comedy of American straightness: the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, the Secret Service, the NRA
  1. (of a man) Behave in an ostentatiously effeminate way
    • - he camped it up a bit for the cameras
  1. Deliberately exaggerated and theatrical behavior or style
    • - Hollywood camp

  1. live in or as if in a tent; "Can we go camping again this summer?"; "The circus tented near the town"; "The houseguests had to camp in the living room"
  2. providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities; "they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect"; "campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's"
  3. temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers; "wherever he went in the camp the men were grumbling"
  4. a group of people living together in a camp; "the whole camp laughed at his mistake"
  5. establish or set up a camp
  6. give an artificially banal or sexual quality to
  7. Câmp may refer to several villages in Romania: * Câmp, Bihor, a village in the town of Vaşcău, Bihor County * Câmp, a village in Urmeniş Commune, Bistriţa-Năsăud County
  8. The Care Bears was an animated television series based on the Care Bears toys. Episodes of the series ran between 1985 and 1988 on various networks and in syndication. This is the only Care Bears series produced by Nelvana, although Sabella Dern Entertainment produced the series revival, ''''.
  9. CAMP (also spelled C.A.M.P. and called Camp) is one of the world's leading manufacturers of equipment for climbing and associated activities such as ski mountaineering and industrial safety. The company is based in Italy.
  10. The Camp is the term used in the Falkland Islands to refer to any part of the islands outside of the islands' only significant town, Stanley, and often the large RAF base at Mount Pleasant. It is a Spanglish term derived from the Argentine Spanish "campo", for "countryside".
  11. Camp is a 2003 American independent musical film written and directed by Todd Graff, about an upstate New York performing arts summer camp. The film is based on Graff's own experiences at a similar camp called Stagedoor Manor. The film was released in 2003 by IFC Films.
  12. Camping is an outdoor recreational activity. The participants (known as campers) leave urban areas, their home region, or civilization and enjoy nature while spending one or several nights outdoors, usually at a campsite. ...
  13. An outdoor place acting as temporary accommodation in tents or other temporary structures; An organised event, often taking place in tents or temporary accommodation; A base of a military group, not necessarily temporary; A group of people with the same ideals or political leanings, strongly ...
  14. (Camped) When the hind legs are placed behind the horses body and not engaged underneath.
  15. (CampS) Abbreviation for the UW-Eau Claire PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Implementation Project
  16. (Camps) Auschwitz • Bełżec • Chełmno • Gross-Rosen • Izbica • Kraków-Płaszów • Majdanek • Sobibor • Soldau • Stutthof • Trawniki • Treblinka
  17. (Camps) There are two types of camps: instructional and showcase. Instructional camps are 3-8 week sessions where players undergo intensive training on improving their game. ...
  18. (Camps) for prisoners of war are usually considered separately from this category, although informally, and in some other languages, they may also be called concentration camps.
  19. Cyclic AMP. A form of the nucleotide adenosine monophosphate that serves as a signaling molecule within and between cells.
  20. To dream of camping in the open air, you may expect a change in your affairs, also prepare to make a long and wearisome journey. To see a camping settlement, many of your companions will remove to new estates and your own prospects will appear gloomy. ...
  21. A PBX feature where a telephone line is busy and the incoming call is placed in a waiting mode until the line is available, at which time the call is automatically put through.
  22. A swimming function offered by USS, your LSC, or a USS coach. There are many types of camps for just about every level of swimmer. When selecting a camp, ask for your coaches advice as to what will be the best for the swimmer, or call USS swimming for details on the many camps they offer.
  23. David The US presidential retreat outside Washington where numerous Middle East negotiations have been held, incl. Egyptian-Israeli talks in 1977, brokered by Pres. Jimmy Carter, that led to the Egyptian -Israeli peace treaty. More recently, Camp David refers to the failed attempt by Pres. ...
  24. a molecule that is formed by the enzyme adenylate cyclase from adenosine triphosphate. It is important in controlling mechanisms within a cell.
  25. When on campaign, the Assyrian army built temporary fortified camps where the soldiers - accommodated in tents - and their animals could safely spend the night in foreign territory. ...