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break camp

v. leave a camp; "The hikers decamped before dawn" [syn: decamp]

Usage examples of "break camp".

And it's as much as me life's worth to speak up and say let's break camp and head south like sensible folk, try to scare up some news from Rome as isn't staler than week-old pig piss.

When time came for the village to break camp she refused to move from her place on the tent floor.

Lieutenant Tanner was directed to break camp and to return with the tents and the equipment.

At first light, having made up his mind to his proper course of action, he ordered his men, just for practice, to break camp at once.