talent scout

noun

Definition of talent scout

  1. :  a person engaged in discovering and recruiting people of talent for a specialized field or activity

1936

First Known Use of talent scout

1936


TALENT SCOUT Defined for English Language Learners

talent scout

noun

Definition of talent scout for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to find talented performers, athletes, etc.



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