Girl Scout


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Girl Scout

n.
A member of the Girl Scouts, an organization of young women and girls, founded in the United States in 1912 on the plan of the Girl Guides, for character development and citizenship training.

Girl Scout

n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) US a member of the equivalent organization for girls to the Scouts. Brit equivalent: Guide

Girl′ Scout`


n.
a member of an organization of girls that seeks to develop character, promote health, and foster skills.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Girl Scout - a girl who is a member of the Girl ScoutsGirl Scout - a girl who is a member of the Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts - an organization of young women and girls founded in 1912 for character development and citizenship training
Brownie - a junior Girl Scout
Scout - a Boy Scout or Girl Scout
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While Girl Scouts is open to all girls from kindergarten through grade 12, anyone over the age of 18 can become a Girl Scout volunteer.
Doyle has been a Girl Scout for nine years and is attending Quinsigamond Community College, where she is studying to become a preschool teacher.
They were members of Girl Scout Troop 116, which is sponsored by the Lancaster Elks Lodge and which helps the lodge with flag ceremonies, its annual Halloween party and its annual Youth Olympics track meet.
The Girl Scout Research Institute focuses on research and public policy information concerning the healthy development of girls as they mature toward adulthood.
Empowering young women to be knowledgeable about cars and road safety has always been a Girl Scout tradition and we're proud to support the Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital's efforts in encouraging young women to be safe drivers.
To have the opportunity to make this journey to the center of Catholicism and have an audience with Pope Francis is an honor I share with my colleagues across the Girl Scout movement.
Earning the Gold Award requires a Girl Scout to ``set goals, plan and put aspirations into action, gain leadership skills, explore career options and develop personal values while providing services to the community at large.
After months of speculation and mouth-watering rumors, NESTLE([R]) CRUNCH([R]) today confirmed it has created the new Nestle Crunch Girl Scout Candy Bars, designated "the world's most valuable candy bars" by the world's largest auction house of collectibles, Heritage Auctions.
WASHINGTON, June 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Girl Scouts of Louisiana - Pines to the Gulf Council takes top honors, $500 prize money plus the value of the recycled aluminum as champion of the fourth annual Great American Can Roundup (GACR) Scout Council Challenge.
Girl Scouts has motivated me to find an avenue in which I can grow to my fullest extent," said college-bound Ambassador Girl Scout Ashley Olmeda.
According to a new study by the Girl Scout Research Institute (GSRI), More Than S'mores (2014), girls benefit immensely from time spent outdoors.
Girl Scouts Cadette Troop 559 wants to stock the trailer as part of a service project for the Silver Award, the Girl Scouts' highest service honor for girls younger than 14.

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