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Synonyms for scout

recruiter

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scout around or round

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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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exclaimed the scout, whose eyes began to glisten with the ardor of his usual occupation; "if they come within range of a bullet I will drop one, though the whole Six Nations should be lurking within sound
The international scout delegation comprises 13 different countries from in and outside the ASEAN region, summing up to a total of 386 foreign scouts, with Indonesia having the biggest delegation of 145 scouts.
If the Christmas holiday season is considered the most wonderful time of the year, then the beginning of January must be second best, because that's when The Girl Scouts of the USA launches their annual Girl Scout Cookie Fundraiser.
Islamabad, February 22, 2012 (Frontier Star): President Asif Ali Zardari has called upon scouts to help tackle the situation arising out of extremism and intolerance and work for the creation of harmony and peace in society.
ISLAMABAD, February 22, 2012 (Balochistan Times): President Asif Ali Zardari has called upon scouts to help tackle the situation arising out of extremism and intolerance and work for the creation of harmony and peace in society.
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 event, held to benefit the Greater New York Councils of the Boy Scouts of America, recognized outstanding community service and leadership qualities and honored Pat A.
The Boy Scouts of America have been in the news a lot lately.
CORRECTION: The radical ACLU has declared war against the Boy Scouts because the private group has an oath that dares to mention God and does not want perverted troop leaders.
On My Honor: Boy Scouts and the Making of American Youth.
NewCourtland Elder Services, a subsidiary of The Presbyterian Foundation for Philadelphia, in collaboration with the Boys Scouts of America's Cradle of Liberty Council--Western District, has a creative solution to this dilemma.
In January the Boy Scouts of America announced that it was shutting down our Cub Scout pack and six other BSA groups in Oak Park, Illinois because of our policies' "inconsistency .
We are very pleased with the Supreme Court's decision [in June 2000, upholding the Boy Scouts of America's right to bar gay people] .
I have just closed a long chapter in my struggle to end the discrimination practiced by the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).
The only way that these cookies will change is if the Girl Scouts themselves make this an issue.