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Scout's honor

Definition of Scout's honor in English:

1The oath taken by a Boy Scout or Girl Scout.
1.1 informal Used to indicate that one has the same honorable standards associated with Scouts and so will stand by a promise or tell the truth.
Example sentences
  • ‘Okay, I won't do anything irrational,’ I said as I lifted up my hands, put up my first two fingers and folded the rest back,‘Scout's honour.’
  • I'll be there tomorrow night, Scout's honor!
  • He'll watch his mouth next time, Scout's honor.
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