Eagle Scout
noun Date: 1913 1. a Boy Scout who has reached the highest level of achievement in scouting 2. a straight-arrow and self-reliant man

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eagle Scout — est le « grade » le plus élevé dans l organisation des Boy Scouts of America. Il fut créé en 1911 et fut décerné à plus de deux millions de personnes. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Eagle Scout », sur Wikimedia… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Eagle Scout — a boy ↑scout of the highest rank in the US …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Eagle Scout — noun count in the U.S., a BOY SCOUT (=a member of an organization for young boys that teaches them to develop physical and personal skills) who has reached the highest level …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Eagle Scout — ☆ Eagle Scout n. 1. the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouts 2. a Scout having this rank …   English World dictionary

  • Eagle Scout — for the Eagle Awards for comic books, please see Eagle Award (comics). Eagle Scout may refer to several ranks in Scout organizations around the world:* Eagle Scout (Boy Scouts of America) * List of Eagle Scouts (Boy Scouts of America) * Eagle… …   Wikipedia

  • Eagle Scout — noun a Boy Scout who has earned many merit badges • Hypernyms: ↑Boy Scout * * * noun : a boy scout who has been awarded 21 merit badges compare star scout * * * a boy scout who has achieved the highest rank in U.S. scouting. [1910 15, Amer.] * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • eagle scout — ea′gle scout n. (often caps.) a boy scout who has achieved the highest rank in U.S. scouting • Etymology: 1910–15, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • eagle scout — a boy scout who has achieved the highest rank in U.S. scouting. [1910 15, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Eagle Scout — noun The highest rank in the …   Wiktionary

  • Eagle Scout badge — ➡ Eagle Scout * * * …   Universalium

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