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scout·ing

 (skou′tĭng)
n.
1. The action of one that scouts.
2. often Scouting The activities of the Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts.

Scouting

(ˈskaʊtɪŋ)
n
a. the activities, programmes, principles, etc, of the Scout Association
b. (as modifier): the international Scouting movement.

scout•ing

(ˈskaʊ tɪŋ)

n.
1. the activities of a scout.
2. (often cap.) the program of activities of the Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts.
[1635–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scouting - exploring in order to gain informationscouting - exploring in order to gain information; "scouting in enemy territory is very dangerous"
reconnaissance, reconnaissance mission - the act of reconnoitring (especially to gain information about an enemy or potential enemy); "an exchange of fire occurred on a reconnaissance mission"
Translations
partio
scautismoscoutismo

scouting

[ˈskaʊtɪŋ] Nactividades fpl de los exploradores

scouting

n
Erkunden nt, → Auskundschaften nt; (Mil) → Aufklärung f; (= looking)Suche f(for nach); (for talent) → Talentsuche f
Scouting (= scout movement)Pfadfinderei f (inf), → Pfadfindertum nt
adj attr ScoutingPfadfinder-; Scouting organizationPfadfinderorganisation f

scouting

[ˈskaʊtɪŋ] nscoutismo
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The holding of the 6th ASEAN Scout Jamboree broke previous records by achieving another feat as the most attended scouting event in the history of the scouting movement in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region.
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Minor and Bill Kearns will receive the George Genovese Lifetime Achievement Award for scouting excellence.
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Today his and his younger brother's scouting days are over.
Boy Scouting makes no effort to discover the sexual orientation of any person.
If you find that local Scouting groups are receiving such special treatment, send your objections in writing to the appropriate school superintendents.
Since scouting provides so much helpful information on the opponents and is so vitally important in the game plan, the question that remains to be answered is: Why doesn't every coach also scout his own team?
With a theme of "Rising Stars Among Us," the Marvin Kiel Eagle Class will gather with Eagle Scouts from all prior years for networking, mentoring and to continue their support of Scouting.
In his message on Scouts Day, President Zardari who is Chief Scout of Pakistan said scouting is an international movement which nourishes spiritual, mental, physical and social capabilities of the youth through informal education and instils in them characteristics of love, sympathy and selfless service for the humanity.