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marksman

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CIDE DICTIONARY

marksmann. [Earlier markman; mark + man.].
  •  One skillful to hit a mark with a missile; one who shoots well. especially with a pistol or rifle.  [1913 Webster]
  •  One who makes his mark, instead of writing his name, in signing documents.  Burrill.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

marksman, n. (pl. -men) a person skilled in shooting, esp. with a pistol or rifle.

Derivative
marksmanship n.

THESAURUS

marksman

Admirable Crichton, Nimrod, Zouave, adept, archer, artilleryman, artisan, artist, attache, authority, bersagliere, bowman, cannoneer, carabineer, chasseur, connaisseur, connoisseur, consultant, cordon bleu, crack shot, craftsman, dead shot, deadeye, diplomat, diplomatist, dogface, doughfoot, elder statesman, experienced hand, expert, expert consultant, expert rifleman, foot soldier, footslogger, fusileer, good shot, graduate, grenadier, grunt, gun, gunman, gunner, handy man, hunter, infantryman, journeyman, light infantryman, markswoman, musketeer, no slouch, paddlefoot, politician, pro, professional, professor, proficient, rifle, rifleman, savant, shark, sharp, sharpshooter, shooter, shot, sniper, statesman, targetshooter, technical adviser, technician, toxophilite, trapshooter

ROGET THESAURUS

marksman

Proficient

N proficient, expert, adept, dab, dabster, crackerjack, connoisseur, master, master hand, prima donna, first fiddle, top gun, chef de cuisine, top sawyer, protagonist, past master, mahatma, picked man, medallist, prizeman, veteran, old stager, old campaigner, old soldier, old file, old hand, man of business, man of the world, nice hand, good hand, clean hand, practiced hand, experienced eye, experienced hand, marksman, good shot, dead shot, crack shot, ropedancer, funambulist, acrobat, cunning man, conjuror, wizard, genius, mastermind, master head, master spirit, cunning blade, sharp blade, sharp fellow, jobber, cracksman, politician, tactician, strategist, pantologist, admirable Crichton, Jack of all trades, prodigy of learning.

Propulsion

N propulsion, projection, propelment, vis a tergo, force from behind, push, shove, ejaculate, ejection, throw, fling, toss, shot, discharge, shy, launch, release, projectiles, ballistics, archery, propeller, screw, twin screws, turbine, jet engine, missile, projectile, ball, discus, quoit, brickbat, shot, arrow, gun, ballista, countdown, windup, shooter, shot, archer, toxophilite, bowman, rifleman, marksman, good shot, crack shot, sharpshooter, propelled, propelling, propulsive, projectile.


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