from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of outscout.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word outscouts.


  • The bottle and the bicker had already, even in the forenoon, been, to a certain extent, employed as a kind of outscouts of the array that was to appear at night, and the gossipers were in that blessed state, between partial possession and full expectation, that makes every part of the body languid and lazy except the tongue.

    Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 17 John Mackay Wilson 1819

  • On the other hand he must make sure that those he had seen were not outscouts for a larger pack.

    Breed to Come Norton, Andre 1972


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.