talent scout

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  1. 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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talent scout

  1. a person whose occupation is the search for talented artists, sportsmen, performers, etc, for engagements as professionals

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