Synonyms

1. internment

noun. ['ˌɪnˈtɝːnmənt'] placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law.

Synonyms

  • seizure
  • impounding
  • poundage
  • impoundment
  • drug bust

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Example sentences of the word internment-camp


1. Noun Phrase
Those of Japanese ancestry were deemed untrustworthy and forced to relocate to large internment camps.

2. Noun Phrase
She must adjust her life when her close friend is taken to a Japanese-American internment camp.

3. Noun Phrase
His German citizenship landed him in a British internment camp on the Isle of Mann.

2. internment

noun. ['ˌɪnˈtɝːnmənt'] the act of confining someone in a prison (or as if in a prison).

Synonyms

  • lockdown
  • false imprisonment
  • imprisonment
  • custody

3. camp

noun. ['ˈkæmp'] temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers.

Synonyms

  • military quarters
  • cantonment
  • bivouac
  • laager
  • encampment
  • boot camp
  • hutment

Antonyms

  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize
  • depressurise
  • pressurise

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. camp

noun. ['ˈkæmp'] a group of people living together in a camp.

Synonyms

  • hobo camp
  • assemblage
  • jungle

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • dead
  • inanimate

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. camp

verb. ['ˈkæmp'] live in or as if in a tent.

Synonyms

  • bivouac
  • tent
  • populate
  • camp out
  • inhabit
  • encamp
  • dwell

Antonyms

  • looseness
  • disassembly
  • fauna
  • flora

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. camp

noun. ['ˈkæmp'] temporary lodgings in the country for travelers or vacationers.

Synonyms

  • trailer camp
  • tennis camp
  • trailer park
  • living accommodations
  • housing

Antonyms

  • desynchronize
  • blur
  • desynchronise
  • winterize

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. camp

noun. ['ˈkæmp'] a penal institution (often for forced labor).

Synonyms

  • internment camp
  • labor camp
  • concentration camp
  • stockade
  • labour camp
  • work camp
  • prison camp
  • penal facility
  • prison farm
  • penal institution
  • POW camp

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • moving
  • unsettled

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. camp

noun. ['ˈkæmp'] an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose.

Synonyms

  • maffia
  • bohemia
  • rogue's gallery
  • junta
  • band
  • set
  • coterie
  • Bloomsbury Group
  • mafia
  • kitchen cabinet
  • clique
  • inner circle
  • faction
  • pack
  • sect
  • cabal
  • circle
  • camarilla
  • brain trust
  • military junta
  • galere
  • lot
  • junto
  • loop
  • ingroup

Antonyms

  • good luck
  • success
  • take
  • unite

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. camp

noun. ['ˈkæmp'] something that is considered amusing not because of its originality but because of its unoriginality.

Synonyms

  • staleness

Antonyms

  • good fortune
  • bad luck

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. camp

verb. ['ˈkæmp'] establish or set up a camp.

Synonyms

  • pitch
  • camp down

Antonyms

  • noncurrent
  • dull
  • unloaded

Etymology

  • camp (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • camp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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