There are 2 translations of scout in Spanish:

scout1

Pronunciation: /skaʊt/

n

  • 1 1.1 (person) explorador, -dora (m,f), escucha (mf); (unit) patrulla (f) de reconocimiento, avanzada (f); (vehicle) vehículo (m)( or avión (m) etc) de reconocimiento
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    • Then, Spetnaz troops and scouts were sent ahead of the armor to eliminate RPG-armed snipers.
    • Four days had passed before Lord Light ordered his force to a halt, and sent scouts out ahead to find the disposition of the bridge.
    • Now we have sent one of the village's best scouts to gather further information, so that our village will be prepared for an attack.
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    • There are thirty fighters, two scouts, ten bombers, and three long range fighters.
    • We sent a picket ship as a scout, your government destroyed half of it, and stole all the remains.
    • Of course, that suggestion had been shot down faster than a Spectral scout.
    1.2 (look, search) (no pl) to have a scout around (the area) explorar or recorrer la zona, hacer* un reconocimiento de la zona
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    • With a preliminary scout of the area and a sketch map, we were someway nearer as to understanding where everything was in relation to each other.
    • He fancied a scout round Victoria but I told him I preferred Wapping instead.
    • I want to have a quick scout round.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of scout in Spanish:

scout2

vi

  • 1.1 [Mil] reconocer* el terreno
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    • Quickly flicking the C stick down will activate the gadget, and it often comes in quite handy while scouting for enemy soldiers.
    • As fire burned from where the bunkers once stood, Joe's remaining troops went ahead to scout for any enemy forces left.
    • Clement halted his army and signaled for his scout to ride ahead of the army to scout for enemies ahead.
    1.2 (search) to scout for sth andar* en busca de algo he was scouting for work andaba en busca de trabajo
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    • I scouted for evidence of a stuck or injured fox, but found nothing.
    • In fact, that was the Congress' Achilles heel as it scouted for more supporters.
    • The policy should simplify the funding process for film-makers who previously had to scout around for money from various departments project by project.

Phrasal verbs

scout around

v + adv
to scout around (for sth) buscar* (algo)

scout out

v + adv + o

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.