talent scout
noun Date: 1936 a person engaged in discovering and recruiting people of talent for a specialized field or activity

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  • talent scout — UK / US or talent spotter UK / US noun [countable] Word forms talent scout : singular talent scout plural talent scouts someone whose job is to look for new performers or sports players …   English dictionary

  • talent scout — /talen(t)&skaut, ingl. ˈtælən(t)skaut/ [loc. ingl., letteralmente «scopritore (scout) di talenti (talent)»] loc. sost. m. e f. inv. (nell editoria, nello spettacolo, ecc.) scopritore di talenti …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • talent scout — talent scouts N COUNT A talent scout is someone whose job is to find people who have talent, for example as actors, footballers, or musicians, so that they can be offered work …   English dictionary

  • talent scout — scout / tælənt skaʊt/, it. / talen(t) skaut/ locuz. ingl. (propr. scopritore di talenti ), usata in ital. come s.m. e f. [chi scopre persone dotate da lanciare nel mondo dello spettacolo, dello sport, ecc.] ▶◀ scopritore di talenti …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • talent scout — also talent .spotter n someone whose job is to find young people who are very good at sport, music etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • talent scout — talent ,scout noun count someone whose job is to look for new performers or sports players …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • talent scout — ► NOUN ▪ a person whose job is searching for talented performers, especially in sport and entertainment …   English terms dictionary

  • talent scout — ☆ talent scout n. a person whose work is seeking out persons of superior ability in a certain field, as in the theater …   English World dictionary

  • talent scout — noun someone employed to discover and recruit talented persons (especially in the worlds of entertainment or sports) • Syn: ↑scout • Derivationally related forms: ↑scout (for: ↑scout) • Topics: ↑sport, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • talent scout — {n. phr.} A person employed by a large organization to seek out promising and gifted individuals. * /Gordon has been working as a talent scout for a television program./ Compare: HEAD HUNTING(2) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • talent scout — {n. phr.} A person employed by a large organization to seek out promising and gifted individuals. * /Gordon has been working as a talent scout for a television program./ Compare: HEAD HUNTING(2) …   Dictionary of American idioms

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