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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To go ahead of others in search of information and report back; a person who goes on ahead to gather information.

Usage examples (34)
  • A scout smiles and whistles under all circumstances.
  • Showalter's own advance scout is a continent away.
  • The Skinny: Brown is often described as a scout's dream.
  • "The advance scout is like a seventh coach," Showalter says. for more
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