girl scout

noun
  1. (sometimes initial capital letters) a member of an organization of girls (Girl Scouts) founded in the U.S. in 1912 by Juliette Low that seeks to develop certain skills, as well as health, citizenship, and character.

Origin of girl scout

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10
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Girl Scout

noun
  1. US a member of the equivalent organization for girls to the ScoutsBrit equivalent: Guide
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