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ri·fle·man

 (rī′fəl-mən)
n.
1. A soldier equipped with a rifle.
2. One who shoots a rifle skillfully.
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rifleman

(ˈraɪfəlmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Military) a person skilled in the use of a rifle, esp a soldier
2. (Animals) Also called: titipounamu a wren, Acanthisitta chloris, of New Zealand: family Xenicidae. See also bush wren
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ri•fle•man

(ˈraɪ fəl mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a soldier armed with a rifle.
2. a person skilled in the use of a rifle.
[1765–75, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rifleman - someone skilled in the use of a riflerifleman - someone skilled in the use of a rifle
crack shot, marksman, sharpshooter - someone skilled in shooting
2.rifleman - a soldier whose weapon is a rifle
carabineer, carabinier, carbineer - a soldier (historically a mounted soldier) who is armed with a carbine
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
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Translations
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rifleman

[ˈraɪflmən] N (riflemen (pl)) → fusilero m
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rifleman

[ˈraɪfəlmən] nfusilier mrifle range n (outdoor)champ m de tir; (indoor)stand m de tir
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