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verb [intransitive/transitive] scout pronunciation in American English /skaʊt/ 
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he/she/itscouts
present participlescouting
past tensescouted
past participlescouted
  1. 1
    to search or examine a place, area, or situation to get information about it
    scout something for something:

    We were sent ahead to scout the river bank for a good crossing.

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