Definition of scavenger hunt in English:

scavenger hunt

Syllabification: scav·eng·er hunt

noun

A game, typically played in an extensive outdoor area, in which participants have to collect a number of miscellaneous objects.
More example sentences
  • Instead of watching television, they can learn family history by playing a game similar to a scavenger hunt.
  • On that day, we've got a scavenger hunt going on with grab bags.
  • The games consisted of friendly science competitions including a scavenger hunt throughout downtown Montreal, and a construction/ingenuity game.

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