Eagle Scout

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Eagle Scout

A Boy Scout who has achieved the highest rank.

ea′gle scout`

n. (often caps.)
a boy scout who has achieved the highest rank in U.S. scouting.
[1910–15, Amer.]
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Noun1.Eagle Scout - a Boy Scout who has earned many merit badges
Boy Scout - a boy who is a member of the Boy Scouts
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Lund community members Saturday worked alongside local Bureau of Land Management, Forest Service and National Park Service employees to complete cleanup of an illegal dumpsite for National Public Lands Day and support town Boy Scout Skyler Carters Eagle Scout Service Project.
Larry and Chris Drennen both achieved the rank of Eagle Scout when they were teenagers.
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Pierce is working to become an Eagle Scout (the highest rank in the Boy Scouts) and one of the requirements is to plan and carry out a service project for his community.
Eagle Scout is the highest honor awarded by the Boy Scouts of America.
Incidentally, those accusing TCM of a godless plot failed to notice that the Eagle Scout oath recited in the same scene did include God.
There was no way he'd be out in time to make his Boy Scout board of review in a few weeks to have that Eagle Scout patch pinned on his uniform as he'd dreamed of since joining Scouts in second grade.
Eagle on Ice: Eagle Scout Paul Siple's Antarctic Adventures with Commander Byrd" tells of the true story of Commander Byrd, the first man to fly over the South Pole and known for his historical expeditions northward as well.
Reaching the rank of Eagle Scout is the highest honor in Scouting, and a family that counts even a single Eagle Scout among its members has justifiable reason to feel proud.
The National Eagle Scout Association is searching for Florida lawyers who have attained the rank of Eagle Scout.
He shared it with his son, and Nicholas seized upon the idea of restoring the memorial for his Eagle Scout project.
In his letter of congratulation, Specter said he foresees that the Golden Eagle Scout program will serve as 'a vehicle to instill a compassion and respect for older Americans often lost in today's youth-centered society.

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