Scout Synonyms & Definitions

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• ScoutDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A boy scout (which see, above).
  2. (n.) A fielder in a game for practice.
  3. (n.) The act of scouting or reconnoitering.
  4. (n.) A college students or undergraduates servant; -- so called in Oxford, England; at Cambridge called a gyp; and at Dublin, a skip.
  5. (v. t.) To reject with contempt, as something absurd; to treat with ridicule; to flout; as, to scout an idea or an apology.
  6. (v. t.) To observe, watch, or look for, as a scout; to follow for the purpose of observation, as a scout.
  7. (n.) A person sent out to gain and bring in tidings; especially, one employed in war to gain information of the movements and condition of an enemy.
  8. (v. t.) To pass over or through, as a scout; to reconnoiter; as, to scout a country.
  9. (n.) A projecting rock.
  10. (n.) A swift sailing boat.
  11. (v. i.) To go on the business of scouting, or watching the motions of an enemy; to act as a scout.

• ScoutedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Scout