scouting

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noun scout·ing \ˈskau̇-tiŋ\

Definition of scouting

  1. 1 :  the action of one that scouts

  2. 2 often capitalized :  the activities of various national and worldwide organizations for youth directed to developing character, citizenship, and individual skills

1590

First Known Use of scouting

1590


SCOUTING Defined for English Language Learners

scouting

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noun scout·ing \ˈskau̇-tiŋ\

Definition of scouting for English Language Learners

  • : the activities of Boy Scout and Girl Scout groups


SCOUTING Defined for Kids

scouting

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noun scout·ing \ˈskau̇-tiŋ\

Definition of scouting for Students

  1. 1 :  the activity of gathering information or searching an area

  2. 2 often cap :  the general activities of Boy Scout and Girl Scout groups



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