Another word for scout
One who gathers information
*A Boy Scout].
Degrees of scouts, sense 2, include: Cub, Tenderfoot, Second Class, First Class, Star, Life, Eagle, Queen's (British), bronze palm, gold palm, silver palm.
*A Girl Scout
explorer, young adventurer, Bluebird, Campfire Girl, pioneer.
Girl Scout ranks include: Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior.
Another word for scoutverb
To go into or through for the purpose of making discoveries or acquiring information:delve, dig, explore, inquire, investigate, look into, probe, reconnoiter. See investigate