How To Spell scout?

Correct spelling: scout

What is the definition of scout?

  1. A boy scout (which see, above).

What does the abbreviation scout mean?


to listen
Scout as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Scout), is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Scout is "to listen". Occupational name: someone who gathers information quietly. Bruce Willis and Demi Moore named their daughter Scout after a character in "To Kill a Mockingbird".
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Google Ngram Viewer results for scout:

This graph shows how "scout" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for scout?

  1. He had the instinct of the scout to stick to the high places as much as he could. – Brand Blotters by William MacLeod Raine
  2. The only black on whom we could rely to act as a scout was our own attendant Toby, who volunteered, without hesitation, to accompany us. – Adventures in Australia by W.H.G. Kingston

What are the rhymes for scout?

  1. doubt, flout, route, clout, kraut, shout, sprout, bout, gout, grout, tout, strout, out, crout, drought, snout, trout, rout, lout, fout, stout, spout, pout;
  2. all-out, devout, redoubt, throughout, reroute, about, without;

What are the translations for scout?

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Bengali word for Scout

ঘৃণাসহকারে প্রত্যাখ্যান করা.

Dutch words for Scout

verkenning, verkenner, padvinder, talentenjager.

French words for Scout

explorer, scout, sentinelle, éclaireur, éclaireuse, guetteur, guetteuse.

German words for Scout

Pfadfinder, Kundschafter, Aufklärer, Talentsucher, Pfadfinderin, Kundschafterin, Späherin, Späher.

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Polish words for Scout

zwiadowca, harcerz, skaut.

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Russian words for Scout

скаут, разведчик, скаутский, разведывать, производить разведку, разведчица, разведать, шпионить.

Spanish words for Scout

explorador, exploradora.

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Vietnamese word for Scout

hướng đạo sinh.