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English definition of “scout”

scout

noun
 
 
/skaʊt/
MEMBER [C] (also Boy Scout) a member of an organization for young people which teaches them practical skills and encourages them to be good members of societySocieties, clubs and organizations
the Scouts an organization for young people which teaches them practical skills and encourages them to be good members of societySocieties, clubs and organizations
MUSIC/SPORT [C] someone whose job is to find good musicians, sports people, etc to join an organization: a talent scout Occupations and tradesRecruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of scout noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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