camo camo

Definition(s):

  • (n) fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background

Usage(s):

  1. But outcry over American involvement in Vietnam dampened enthusiasm for a camo-clad action figure, so Hasbro gave Joe an honorable discharge.
  2. He carried a Cabbage Patch doll named Sylvester, dressed in matching camo, under his arm.
  3. Tagged on their standard issue camo shirts, Abdul becomes Mark, or Pablo, or Bill.

News

  1. SECNAV: We have too many camo uniforms

    Navy Secretary Ray Mabus told reporters on Thursday that he supports the push to reduce the services' number of camouflage uniforms.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Navy Times

  2. Vans Releases Summer 2013 Madero 'Tiger Camo'

    The Madero 'Tiger Camo' was added to Vans Classic's Summer 2013 line-up. The black and green pattern is added to a canvas upper, and finished off with a white vulcanized gum rubber waffle sole.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Baller Status

  3. Vans Unveils California Collection Camo Suiting Pack

    Vans announced this week yet another upcoming pack, released as part of their California Collection: the Camo Suiting Pack.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Baller Status

Quotes

  1. "Every day they should do that I think," said Orioles reliever Jamie Walker, whose father is a World War II vet. "I think instead of black-shirt Fridays, we should have camo Fridays here in Baltimore in honor, because we are at war."
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Jamie Walker Source: MLB.com

  2. "He can run, he can even run in camo [camouflage], but he cannot hide," Bush said, referring to Kerry's well-publicized goose-hunting trip earlier in the day.
    on Oct 22, 2004 By: President Bush Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  3. "I've never had an Armed Forces car or anything like that, so to do a red camo car in two big races is exciting," Kahne said. "And to unveil it at Fort Hood meant a lot because of what happened there last November. Just to see what those men...
    on Apr 17, 2010 By: Kasey Kahne Source: Dallas Morning News

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