trailer camp


noun

an area where house trailers may be parked, usually having running water, electrical outlets, etc.

Origin of trailer camp

An Americanism dating back to 1920–25
Also called trailer court, trailer park.
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Examples from the Web for trailer camp

  • “Rhoda did it,” Penny declared, giving full credit to the trailer-camp girl.

    The Wishing Well|Mildred A. Wirt