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"scope sth/sb out" in British English

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scope sth/sb out

US informal
phrasal verb with scope uk   /skəʊp/  us   /skoʊp/ verb
(Definition of scope sth/sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scope sth/sb out

phrasal verb with scope uk   us   /skəʊp/ verb
to ​look carefully to see if something or someone is interesting or attractive: If you'd like to ​scope the ​building out ​ahead of ​time, you'll need to make a ​reservation.
(Definition of scope sth/sb out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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