glamping

[ glam-ping ]
/ ˈglæm pɪŋ /

noun

Informal. the activity of camping with some of the comforts and luxuries of home: Imagine glamping in a carpeted tent with a comfy queen-size bed.

Nearby words

  1. glamour,
  2. glamour boy,
  3. glamour girl,
  4. glamour puss,
  5. glamour stock,
  6. glamping ,
  7. glance,
  8. glanceable,
  9. glancing,
  10. glancing angle

Origin of glamping

2000–05; blend of glamorous and camp1 and -ing1

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British Dictionary definitions for glamping

glamping

/ (ˈglæmpɪŋ) /

noun

a form of camping in which participants enjoy physical comforts associated with more luxurious types of holiday

Word Origin for glamping

C21: blend of glamorous + camping

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