any encampment, territory, or group of people fully armed for war
Would we be robbing our children of their innocence by turning their places of learning into an armed camp?
After eighteen hundred years' profession of the creed of peace, Christendom is an armed camp.
You cannot set up the hustings in an armed camp of twenty-eight millions.
Sparta was an armed camp where people were soldiers for the sake of being soldiers.
In my mind, I shamed her for turning my country into an armed camp.
Forced by circumstances, Europe became an armed camp and there was a demand for strong leadership.
The college became an armed camp; Macon became276 a military center.
Canada became more than ever an armed camp of determined patriots.
The English word is “leaguer,” an armed camp, especially that of a besieging or “beleaguering” army.
The Atlantic front was an armed camp, where highways no longer carried thousands of cars on pleasure bent.