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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody.

Usage examples (35)
  • "reconnoitre," Balla said "to open the gate and lead the way," -- and that Frank should bring up the rear.
  • On going out to reconnoitre, he fell in with the enemy.
  • He sent an engineer to reconnoitre the fort and outworks.
  • I asked permission to reconnoitre alone, and was permitted. for more
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