Scout and Sanction


Scout verb - To make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter.
Usage example: the actor's attempt to rationalize his racist comments were roundly scouted by the media

Sanction is an antonym for scout.

Nearby Words: scouted, scouting


Sanction verb - To give official acceptance of as satisfactory.

Scout is an antonym for sanction.

Nearby Words: sanctioned, sanctity, sanctioning

How words are described

female female scout female sanction
full full scout full sanction
blue blue scout blue sanction
final final scout final sanction

Common collocations

alliance scout alliance sanction alliance
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Sanction or Scout. 2016. Accessed June 26, 2022.
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