scout

  • 21Scout — [skau̮t ], der; s, s <englisch> (Pfadfinder; jemand, der etwas aufspüren soll) …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • 22Scout — Scoutisme  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Programme Mars Scout. Scouts et guides de différents pays lors du World Scout Moot d …

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  • 23Scout — cout and scouting (lower case)Scout and scouting (lowercase) may refer to: * Reconnaissance * Scout (sport), a professional sports talent scout * Traditional Apache scout * U.S. Army Indian Scouts * A college servant at Oxford University (see… …

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  • 24scout — I UK [skaʊt] / US noun [countable] Word forms scout : singular scout plural scouts * 1) a person or vehicle sent out by an army to get information about the position and movements of the enemy 2) British informal a search of an area scout… …

    English dictionary

  • 25scout — scout1 [ skaut ] noun count * 1. ) a person or vehicle sent out by an army to get information about the position and movements of the enemy 2. ) someone whose job is to find and employ people who have special ability, especially for work in… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 26scout — n. 1) a boy scout (esp. AE; BE usu. has scout) 2) a girl scout (AE; BE has girl guide) 3) a talent scout * * * [skaʊt] scout around v. (D; intr.) to scout for (to scout for new talent) a talent scout scoot about a girl scout (AE; BE has… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 27scout — 1 noun (C) 1 a) the scouts an organization for young boys that teaches them practical skills b) also boy scout a boy who is a member of this organization 2 AmE also girl scout a girl who is a member of an organization for girls that teaches them… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 28scout — scout1 /skowt/, n. 1. a soldier, warship, airplane, etc., employed in reconnoitering. 2. a person sent out to obtain information. 3. Sports. a. a person who observes and reports on the techniques, players, etc., of opposing teams. b. a person… …

    Universalium

  • 29scout — scout1 [skaut] n 1.) a) the Scouts an organization for boys that teaches them practical skills b) also boy scout a boy who is a member of this organization 2.) AmE also Girl Scout a girl who is a member of an organization for girls that teaches… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 30scout — I [[t]skaʊt[/t]] n. 1) a soldier, warship, airplane, etc., employed in reconnoitering 2) a person sent out to obtain information 3) spo a person employed to discover new talent, as in sports or the entertainment field 4) a person who observes and …

    From formal English to slang

  • 31scout — [[t]ska͟ʊt[/t]] scouts, scouting, scouted 1) N COUNT A scout is someone who is sent to an area of countryside to find out the position of an enemy army. They set off, two men out in front as scouts, two behind in case of any attack from the rear …

    English dictionary

  • 32scout — I. /skaʊt / (say skowt) noun 1. a soldier, warship, aeroplane, or the like, employed in reconnoitring. 2. a person sent out to obtain information. 3. → Scout. 4. Sport a. a person detailed to observe and report on the techniques, players, etc.,… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 33scout´er — scout1 «skowt», noun, verb. –n. 1. a) a person sent to find out what the enemy is doing. A scout wears a uniform; a spy does not. b) a warship, airplane, or other thing used to find out what the enemy is doing. 2. a person who is sent out to get… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 34scout — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a person, esp. a soldier, sent out to get information about the enemy s position, strength, etc. 2 the act of seeking (esp. military) information (on the scout). 3 = talent scout. 4 (Scout) a member of the Scout Association, a… …

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  • 35Scout — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a person, esp. a soldier, sent out to get information about the enemy s position, strength, etc. 2 the act of seeking (esp. military) information (on the scout). 3 = talent scout. 4 (Scout) a member of the Scout Association, a… …

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  • 36scout — scout1 noun 1》 a soldier or other person sent out ahead of a main force so as to gather information about the enemy s position, strength, or movements.     ↘a ship or aircraft employed for reconnaissance.     ↘an instance of scouting. 2》 (also… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 37scout — I n 1. reconnoiterer, outrider, leader, guide, advance man, avant courier, spy, bird dog, emissary; advance guard, vanguard, van. 2. Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Eagle Scout; Brownie, Girl Scout, Cadette, Senior Scout. v 3. reconnoiter, Obs. pickeer,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 38Scout — /skaʊt/ (say skowt) noun (sometimes lower case) 1. a member of a worldwide youth movement, originating in the Boy Scout movement founded in England in 1907 by Sir Robert Baden Powell; members participate in organised activities which have the aim …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 39scout — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French escuter to listen, from Latin auscultare more at auscultation Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to explore an area to obtain information (as about an enemy) 2. a. to make a search b. to… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 40scout — [skaʊt] noun [C] I 1) a soldier who is sent by an army to get information about the position of the enemy 2) someone whose job is to find and employ people who have special abilities, for example in sports or entertainment a talent scout[/ex] 3)… …

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