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Present participle for to investigate or survey, especially an area or place
“Hugh Glass and his fellow fur trappers are living in the forest to scout the land for animals to hunt.”
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Present participle for to perform a search for someone or something in various places
“Head to the market for tiny gourds and bunches of berries, or scout in the backyard for some shapely branches with character.”
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Present participle for to subject to contemptuous and dismissive language or behavior
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“They might scout at Moby Dick as a monstrous fable, or still worse and more detestable, a hideous and intolerable allegory.”
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Present participle for to examine critically and meticulously
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Present participle for to feel or express contempt or disdain for
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Present participle for to ignore or disregard contemptuously the rules or laws of
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Present participle for to designate a date earlier than the actual one
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Present participle for to rebuff, ignore, or spurn (someone) disdainfully
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Present participle for to exercise disbelief
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Present participle for to disregard and treat as unworthy of serious consideration
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Present participle for to search for something
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Present participle for to follow or pursue, typically in order to keep track of, or to apprehend, someone
Noun
The act of scouting or exploring to gain information
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The act of keeping watch over an area by traveling around it
Adjective
Showing contempt or lack of respect
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