- n a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
- n a Boy Scout or Girl Scout
- n someone employed to discover and recruit talented persons (especially in the worlds of entertainment or sports)
- n someone who can find paths through unexplored territory
- v explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody
- The irony that the world's best international basketball scout is also the world's worst student of foreign languages is not lost on Ronzone's peers.
- Scout's Honor, Union's Gripe .
- The Boy Scout oath includes a pledge to "do my best to do my duty to God and my country" but doesn't specify which god.
- Sergei Tretyakov in The Associated Press
I don't see any light at the end of the tunnel. I'm not very emotional. I'm not a Boy Scout,Tretyakov said. "And finally in my life, when I defected, I did something good in my life. Because I want to help United States."
- Chet Culver in International Herald Tribune
There were some real heroes at this Scout camp,Gov. Chet Culver said, adding that he believes the Scouts saved lives while they waited for paramedics to cut through the trees and reach the camp a mile into the woods.
- Joel Quenneville in OurSports Central (press release)
The first game I saw him in was an exhibition game,Quenneville said. "I was in Dallas as a scout and watching him play. He put on an amazing performance that game. I think he stopped about three or four 5-on-3s in the middle of the game...