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The Scouting Organization

Boy Scout

noun

a boy who is a member of the Boy Scouts, which is part of the Scout Association, an organization that encourages young people to learn practical skills and help other people

Brownie

noun

a member of the Brownies

the Brownie Guides

noun

the Brownies

the Brownies

noun

the part of the Guides that is for girls between seven and ten years old

company

noun

a group that is part of a children’s organization such as the Scouts or Girl Guides: can be followed by a singular or plural verb

Cub

noun

a young boy who is a member of the Cubs

the Cubs

noun

the division of the Scouts for younger boys

Cub Scout

noun

a cub 2

den

noun

a group of cub scouts

Girl Guide

noun

a girl who is a guide

Guide

noun

a girl who is a member of the Guides, an organization that encourages girls aged ten to 14 years to learn practical skills and help other people

jamboree

noun

a large meeting of Girl Guides or Boy Scouts

pack

noun

a group of children belonging to the Cub Scouts or the Brownies

patrol

noun

a small group of Girl Guides or Boy Scouts

scout

noun

a Boy Scout

scouting

noun

the activities that boy scouts take part in

scoutmaster

noun

a man who is a leader of a group of boy scouts

troop

noun

a group of boy scouts or girl scouts

Venture Scout

noun

a young person between the ages of 16 and 20 who belongs to the Scout Association

Open Dictionary

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any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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