(sometimes initial capital letter) the state of being a scout, especially a Boy Scout or a Girl Scout.
the qualities or spirit of the Boy Scouts or the Girl Scouts.
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How to use scouthood in a sentence
Hold frequent tests for advancement to the classes of scouthood.Outdoor Sports and Games | Claude H. Miller
For Peter Piper was approaching scouthood through the tenderfoot class.Pee-wee Harris on the Trail | Percy Keese Fitzhugh
It was just exactly like Warde Hollister to give himself up to frank elation at this achievement of full scouthood.Roy Blakeley in the Haunted Camp | Percy Keese Fitzhugh