scout car

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n scout car fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top
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Usage

In literature:

Cecil and Hiller pursued in the car at the very heels of the cavalry, and I ran ahead with the bicycle scouts.
"Adventures and Letters" by Richard Harding Davis
Rapidly and almost as silently as his Air Scout Tom Swift drove the speedy car down the highway.
"Tom Swift and his Air Scout" by Victor Appleton
It meant nothing to them, for there was not a scout in the car.
"Tom Slade" by Percy K. Fitzhugh
Do you think a boy scout stole the car?
"Pee-wee Harris on the Trail" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Jimmy had less scout work to do and no school to attend; he was too small to help in the sorting of car parts and too valuable to be tossed out.
"The Fourth R" by George Oliver Smith
The armored cars have proved extremely valuable for scouting purposes.
"Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights" by Kelly Miller
Obedient to his instructions, Davies made frequent tours through the cars, and scouted the outside of the train at every stop.
"Under Fire" by Charles King
Two of them left it, scouting to see what was happening; the other stayed in the car.
"The White Invaders" by Raymond King Cummings
Scarcely was he concealed within the orchard than the two scouts rushed to the car, lifted the bar and swung back the door.
"The Boy Scout Treasure Hunters" by Charles Henry Lerrigo
Jim thought to move his car gradually along the road so the scouts in his charge could join in the conversation with the woman.
"Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
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In news:

A line of cars await the Boys Scouts' car wash. Sign in to favorite this.
Mount Vernon — Boy Scout Troop #1509 held a car wash fundraiser at St Luke's Church on Saturday, May 26 to benefit the Scout troop and contribute funds for a summer Maine adventure trip.
Rain clouds may have threatened outside, but spirits - and cars - raced Sunday as Cub Scout Pack 191 hosted its annual Pinewood Derby at Perry Central.
Four fourth-graders at St Peter Elementary School's Girl Scout Troop 30739 watch a heat of four cars zip to the finish line in Sunday's first Powder Puff Pinewood Derby.
We've heard of dads helping their Cub Scouts build a pinewood derby car, but adding.6 HP motor, 10?
Built rough and ready scout car.
The FWD Scout Car arriving in Atlanta, Georgia, on one of the hardest legs of the 1,500-mile winter US Army torture test.
Built rough and ready scout car .
Jeff Schrier The Saginaw News Don L Pilon, a Cub Scout leader from Kochville Township, carefully places three cars on a track for a heat of the Boy Scout Pinewood Derby at Fashion Square Mall.
Scouts built the cars out of a standard block of wood.
View full size Staff Photo by Carly Q Romalino Aura School-based Girl Scout Troop #62499 asked Elk Township Police Officer Cpl.
The Facebook photo, grainy and blurred, shows a boy in his Cub Scout uniform standing in the sun on the side of the road, his right arm in a stiff salute as cars pass by in Woodlawn, Virginia.
Girl Scout Carly Krakauer is looking for artists to help finish a mural project at the Valley Humane Society shelter.
Scouts celebrate with classic cars, crazy mugs .
A pristine 1953 Volkswagen Bug, owned by Bob Sowersby of Irvine, is part of the display of cars at the annual Scouting Alumni Reunion, called "Cars 'N' Mugs ," Saturday in Santa Ana at the William Lyon Homes Center for Scouting.
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In science:

Some of us with rental cars decided to scout the area to see if there was a better viewing spot.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
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