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Synonyms for scout



scout around or round


scout something out

Synonyms for scout

to go into or through for the purpose of making discoveries or acquiring information

to regard with utter contempt and disdain

to make fun or make fun of

Synonyms for scout

a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event

someone employed to discover and recruit talented persons (especially in the worlds of entertainment or sports)

someone who can find paths through unexplored territory

explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody

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Korean visitors also attended the Camp Chief Night and the Cultural Night of the 6th ASEAN Scout Jamboree with an astounding orchestra performance by students from Gracias Music High School of South Korea.
Know a Scout: The easiest and most traditional way to stock up on Girl Scout Cookies this season is by actually knowing a Scout.
It was a little more than threeyears ago when former sports agent Dennis Gilbert, now a partner in a high-end Beverly Hills insurance firm and a special assistant for the Chicago White Sox, mentioned to Tommy Lasorda that Gilbert and three other baseball officials were starting a foundation to assist scouts who had lost their jobs, their health insurance and, in a few cases, their lives.
The Internet Scout Project (Scout), based in the Computer Sciences Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, was started in 1994 to develop better tools and services to find, filter, and present online information and metadata.
The ACLU still wants to stop the Scout Jamboree from being held at an Army base in Virginia--though Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld insists the military will continue to allow such activities.
On My Honor: Boy Scouts and the Making of American Youth.
For example, if a wheelchair-bound scout couldn't bend a pole to reach the ground or pull the tarp over the tent frame, he and his junior partner studied the situation and got the job done--together.
After months of conversations and meetings, the Oak Park Cub Scout packs and our chartered organizations--the public elementary schools' Parent Teacher Organizations--came up with a carefully crafted compromise.
We believe an avowed homosexual is not a role model for the values espoused in the Scout Oath and Law.
The only language--apart from the morally straight and clean references in the Scout oath and law--that clarifies the BSA's expressed purpose is found in various official statements issued by the BSA's national office within the past twenty-two years.
It enables the coach to ascertain what the opponents see when they scout his team and how they will prepare for his team.
Girl Scout cookies and milk may not be the model of a healthy snack, but the Girl Scouts have been a positive influence on young women for several decades.
HOUSTON -- Today, the Eagle Scout Association of the Sam Houston Area Council (SHAC) announced it will formally honor the newly emerged Class of Eagle Scouts at a Gathering of Eagles Reception on Saturday, April 30, 2011, from 1 p.
In a ceremony at a local church, Bill Barlow, Stephen Wirthlin and Nate Sparks were honored for achieving the Eagle Scout rank, the highest award in Scouting.
Cicco, vice chairman of Merrill Lynch's global commercial real estate division, with both its Good Scout and James E.