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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.