bivvy


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bivvy

(ˈbɪvɪ)
n, pl -vies
slang a small tent or shelter
[C20: shortened from bivouac]
Translations

bivvy

n (inf)Biwakzelt nt
vi to bivvy upbiwakieren
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Contract notice: Framework agreement Bivvy bag 2000 and mosquito net.
Before the ship was made watertight the crew had to sleep in bivvy bags and waterproofs below decks.
I'm taking a bivvy bag to wild camp, but I might go to a hostel once a week.
You can bivvy up lakeside, bring your own motor home or caravan to one of the 18 electric hook-ups or, if you prefer a touch of luxury, you can stay in a Scandinavian log cabin, fully-fitted to a very high standard.
John Burke, Doug Lea and Andy Milross are carrying around 35lbs in the day and bedding down in bivvy bags by night as they navigate the Severn Way walk.
Most notably, many were geared up for bivvy hunting--hunting cross-country with packs on their backs and spending nights wherever they ended up at sundown.
The fishery's Specimen Lake was where Justin Williams spent the weekend in his bivvy and his reward for riding out the wild weather was a 31.
The Reflexcell replaces traditional bivvy bags and "space" blankets, providing an extra water and windproof layer.
During the walk, she slept under the stars in a bivvy bag, without even a tent for comfort.
But this meant having to bivvy up almost on top of his rods and fishing with his reels fully locked up.
It took eight and a half days and one of the riders and myself were the only ones to sleep out in our bivvy bags.