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English definition of “camp”

camp

adjective     /kæmp/ informal
(of a man) behaving and dressing in a way that some people think is typical of a gay man: What's the name of that amazingly camp actor with the high voice and a funny walk?Relating to sexual preference using bright colours, loud sounds, unusual behaviour, etc. in a humorous way: Their shows are always incredibly camp and flamboyant.Affected and insincere
(Definition of camp adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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