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tent

 
Noun tent has 1 sense
  1. tent, collapsible shelter - a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"
    --1 is a kind of shelter
    --1 has parts: guy, guy cable, guy rope
    --1 has particulars:
     backpacking tent, pack tent; bell tent; cabana; canvas tent, canvas, canvass; cottage tent; fly tent; lean-to tent; mountain tent; pavilion, marquee; pop tent; praetorium, pretorium; pup tent, shelter tent; pyramidal tent; tepee, tipi, teepee; tupik, tupek, sealskin tent; two-man tent; umbrella tent
    Derived form: verb tent1
Verb tent has 1 sense
  1. camp, encamp, camp out, bivouac, tent - live in or as if in a tent; "Can we go camping again this summer?"; "The circus tented near the town"; "The houseguests had to camp in the living room"
    --1 is one way to dwell, shack, reside, live, inhabit, people, populate, domicile, domiciliate
    Derived forms: noun tenting1, noun tent1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
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