Baden-Powell

biographical name
Ba·​den-Pow·​ell | \ ˈbā-dᵊn-ˈpō-əl How to pronounce Baden-Powell (audio) \

Definition of Baden-Powell

Robert Stephenson Smyth 1857–1941 1st Baron of Gilwell British founder of Boy Scout movement

More from Merriam-Webster on Baden-Powell

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Baden-Powell

Comments on Baden-Powell

What made you want to look up Baden-Powell? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to spread as a report or rumor

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Confusing Words—A Quiz

  • alice with tweedle dee and tweedle dum
  • I invented a brand new toaster robot and ______ it "Sir Toasts-a-Lot."
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!