Definition of 'camel'
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Example sentences containing 'camel'
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This camel coat is firmly on my must-have list for autumn. The Sun (2016)Want to ride a camel across the dunes of the Sahara? The Sun (2017)Race over the rugged terrain on a 4x4 tour or savour a more relaxed view from the back of a camel. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Wearing a camel coat he was canvassing voters as they went to cast their ballot. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Visitors have long had to fend off a swarm of people hawking camel rides and souvenirs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And the sullen camel at the back. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The wild camel is more endangered than the giant panda. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The fat cat in the camel coat becomes an exotic intellectual. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Other highlights include a desert camp and a camel ride into the dunes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The camel coat is a wardrobe classic. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If they want a closer look the resort offers camel rides and helicopter flights. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Mum is wearing her best camel coat but her hair is sticking up in tufts. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He made a special saddle with a back support to ride on a camel. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In the back were six camels. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The nomads were standing with their camels, the animals looking as expectant as their owners. Somewhere East of Life (1994)In the past India has been portrayed as a country steeped in history with fantastic archeological monuments and elephants and camels and so on. Times, Sunday Times (2008)After the first day on the camel trek, though, we all felt quite close. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He had a big project: to cross the Saudi desert on camels. Travels with Rosinante (1990)I dare say they would like to hear about riding on elephants and camels, and about the officers going to hunt tigers. The Secret Garden (1911)
Trends of 'camel'
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Translations for 'camel'
British English: camel /ˈkæməl/ NOUN
A camel is a desert animal with one or two humps on its back.
- American English: camel
- Arabic: جَمَل
- Brazilian Portuguese: camelo
- Chinese: 骆驼
- Croatian: deva
- Czech: velbloud
- Danish: kamel
- Dutch: kameel
- European Spanish: camello
- Finnish: kameli
- French: chameau
- German: Kamel
- Greek: καμήλα
- Italian: cammello
- Japanese: ラクダ
- Korean: 낙타
- Norwegian: kamel
- Polish: wielbłąd
- European Portuguese: camelo
- Romanian: cămilă
- Russian: верблюд
- Spanish: camello
- Swedish: kamel
- Thai: อูฐ
- Turkish: deve
- Ukrainian: верблюд
- Vietnamese: con lạc đà
Definition of camel from the Collins English Dictionary
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