- a person whose business it is to recognize and recruit persons of marked aptitude for a certain field or occupation, especially in entertainment or sports.
Origin of talent scout
First recorded in 1935–40
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- a person whose occupation is the search for talented artists, sportsmen, performers, etc, for engagements as professionals