Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “camper”

See all translations

camper

noun [C]  /ˈkæm·pər/ us  

camper noun [C] (PERSON)

a person who stays and sleeps in an outside area for one or more days and nights, usually in a tent: In the summer several thousand campers use this park every day.

camper noun [C] (TENT/BUILDING/VEHICLE)

A camper is also a large vehicle in which you can sleep and eat, sometimes built as one unit with a car and sometimes as a unit that can be separated.
(Definition of camper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of camper?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “camper” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

lamb

a young sheep, or the flesh of a young sheep eaten as meat

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More