scoutmaster
noun Date: 1579 the leader of a band of scouts; specifically the adult leader of a troop of Boy Scouts

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scoutmaster — [skoutmas΄tər, skoutmäs΄tər] n. the adult leader of a troop of Boy Scouts …   English World dictionary

  • scoutmaster — UK [ˈskaʊtˌmɑːstə(r)] / US [ˈskaʊtˌmæstər] noun [countable] Word forms scoutmaster : singular scoutmaster plural scoutmasters a man who is a leader of a group of boy scouts …   English dictionary

  • scoutmaster — [[t]ska͟ʊtmɑːstə(r), mæs [/t]] scoutmasters N COUNT A scoutmaster is a man who is in charge of a troop of Scouts …   English dictionary

  • scoutmaster — /skowt mas teuhr, mah steuhr/, n. 1. the leader or officer in charge of a band of scouts. 2. the adult leader of a troop of Boy Scouts. [1570 80; SCOUT1 + MASTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • scoutmaster — noun An adult who leads a group of scouts …   Wiktionary

  • scoutmaster — scout|mas|ter [ˈskautˌma:stə US ˌmæstər] n a man who is the leader of a group of Scouts …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scoutmaster — scout|mas|ter [ skaut,mæstər ] noun count a man who is a leader of a group of BOY SCOUTS …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • scoutmaster — n. leader of a Boy Scout troop …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scoutmaster — noun a man in charge of a group of Scouts (official term now Scout leader) …   English new terms dictionary

  • scoutmaster — noun (C) a man who is the leader of a group of scouts (scout1 (1a)) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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