how to pronounce bivouac

bɪvwək

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meanings of bivouac

noun:

  1. Any temporary encampment.
  2. The watch of a whole army by night, when in danger of surprise or attack.
  3. A structure formed by migratory ants out of their own bodies to protect the queen and larvae.
  4. A temporary shelter constructed generally for a few nights.
  5. An encampment for the night, usually without tents or covering.

verb:

  1. To set up camp.
  2. To encamp for the night without tents or covering.
  3. To watch at night or be on guard, as a whole army.

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