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English noun: bivouac

1. bivouac (artifact) temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers

SamplesWherever he went in the camp the men were grumbling.

Synonymscamp, cantonment, encampment

Broader (hypernym)military quarters

Narrower (hyponym)boot camp, hutment, laager, lager

Domain categoryarmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

2. bivouac (location) a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent

Synonymscampground, camping area, camping ground, camping site, campsite, encampment

Broader (hypernym)land site, site

English verb: bivouac

1. bivouac (stative) live in or as if in a tent

SamplesCan we go camping again this summer?.
The circus tented near the town.
The houseguests had to camp in the living room.

Synonymscamp, camp out, encamp, tent

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)dwell, inhabit, live, populate

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