eagle scout


noun

a boy scout who has achieved the highest rank in U.S. scouting.

Nearby words

  1. eagle,
  2. eagle eye,
  3. eagle owl,
  4. eagle pass,
  5. eagle ray,
  6. eagle-eyed,
  7. eagle-hawk,
  8. eaglestone,
  9. eaglet,
  10. eaglewood

Origin of eagle scout

An Americanism dating back to 1910–15

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