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  • as intrustworthy
  • as inGood Samaritan
  • as inpolice
  • as inpoliceman
  • as inpolicewoman

synonyms for boy scout

  • accurate
  • authentic
  • authoritative
  • believable
  • convincing
  • credible
  • dependable
  • ethical
  • honest
  • honorable
  • mature
  • principled
  • realistic
  • responsible
  • sensible
  • truthful
  • upright
  • trusty
  • all right
  • always there
  • down home
  • exact
  • fly right
  • kosher
  • level-headed
  • open
  • plausible
  • righteous
  • rock
  • saint
  • secure
  • square
  • steadfast
  • straight
  • there
  • tried
  • true
  • true blue
  • trustable
  • unfailing
  • up front
  • valid
  • veracious
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antonyms for boy scout

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  • dishonest
  • doubtful
  • false
  • immature
  • implausible
  • improbable
  • inaccurate
  • inconceivable
  • incredible
  • irresponsible
  • lying
  • misleading
  • unconvincing
  • unlikely
  • unrealistic
  • unreliable
  • untrustworthy
  • untruthful
  • undependable
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          How to use boy scout in a sentence

          A little boy of four was moved to passionate grief at the sight of a dead dog taken from a pond.
          CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
          You see, I'd always thought of him as the boy whom Great-aunt Lucia described having seen.
          THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
          Poor Squinty ran and tried to hide under the straw, for he knew the boy was talking about him.
          SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
          A look of passion came into the face of the watching boy, and again he fingered his revolver.
          THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
          Several times after this the boy and his sisters came to look down into the pig pen.
          SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
          A little boy aged two years and four months was deprived of a pencil from Thursday to Sunday for scribbling on the wall-paper.
          CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
          When he gets quite large the boy will get tired of having him for a pet, and perhaps bring him back.
          SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
          Now and then the boy who had bought Squinty, and who was taking him home, would look around at his pet in the slatted box.
          SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
          The little boy of two, often quoted here, showed a punctilious feeling for order in the placing of things.
          CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
          This was no strange sight to the boy by that time, but it was awkward in the circumstances, for he had neither gun nor spear.
          THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
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          WORDS RELATED TO BOY SCOUT

          • Johnny-on-the-spot
          • Samaritan
          • boy scout
          • do-gooder
          • good neighbor
          • helping hand
          • humanitarian
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