scouter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n scouter an adult member of the Boy Scouts movement
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n scouter In stone-working, a workman who uses jumpers, feathers, and wedges in the process of removing large projections by boring holes transversely in order to scale off large flakes.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Scouter skowt′ėr a workman who uses jump-drills, wedges, &c. to scale off large flakes of stone.
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Usage

In literature:

But this is a scouter in his war-paint!
"The Prairie" by J. Fenimore Cooper
The Patrol won't be here tomorrow at sunrise, no matter how much we wish a scouter would planet then.
"Star Hunter" by Andre Alice Norton
Liable to be some scouters already in it!
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
I trained in a Dutchman ... just about the fastest scouter there is.
"Gold in the Sky" by Alan Edward Nourse
But we will take care of his boy or he may become a scouter too!
"Old Trails on the Niagara Frontier" by Frank H. Severance
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In news:

Local Business Leader , Alan Hyman, to Receive Good Scouter Award.
The Mission Peak Boy Scouting District will present the "Good Scouter" award to local businessman, Alan Hyman, at a special recognition breakfast on May 18th at the Fremont Marriott.
If you doubt it, let us tell you about John Kossuch, a longtime volunteer Scouter.
A Cubcast every responsible Scouter should hear.
Why do parents and Scouters love Scouting.
Read other Scouters ' stories about their experiences as adult volunteers at scoutingmagazine.org/WIL.
Local Business Leader, Alan Hyman, to Receive Good Scouter Award.
The Mission Peak Boy Scouting District will present the "Good Scouter " award to local businessman, Alan Hyman, at a special recognition breakfast on May 18th at the Fremont Marriott.
Save 56% ($17) Smart Scouter Masterlock Adjustable Synch Cable.
What I Really Do' for Scouters.
You and your fellow Scouts and Scouters are on your way to Northern Tier for a weekend of skill building.
Help Scouts and Scouters affected by superstorm Sandy .
SPICE UP YOUR campout cuisine with three new cookbooks by authors (and avid hikers) Christine and Tim Conners, who collect many of their recipes and tips from Scouts and Scouters.
25 ways Scouters can make the most out of summer camp.
25 ways Scouters can make the most out of summer camp .
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