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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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