Cub Scout

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Cub Scout

A member of the junior division of the Boy Scouts, for boys of ages eight through ten.

Cub Scout



(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a member of a junior branch (for those aged 8–11 years) of the Scout Association

cub′ scout`

(usu. caps.) a member of the junior division (ages 8–10) of the Boy Scouts.
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Noun1.cub scout - a junior Boy ScoutCub Scout - a junior Boy Scout      
Boy Scout - a boy who is a member of the Boy Scouts
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Last year was 100 years of Cub Scouting and we took part in a postcard swap with other cub Scouts from anywhere around the world.
More than 170 Cubs and volunteers from Birchgrove, Creigiau, Llandaff, Llanishen, Lisvane, Pentrebane, Rhiwbina, Tongwynlais and Whitchurch enjoyed a muddy weekend celebrating 100 years of Cub Scouting adventure.
Cub Scouting has been offered to the Fixby and Cowcliffe area, based at the Scout Headquarters on Netheroyd Hill Road, since 1948.