rifleman(redirected from Riflemen)
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1. A soldier equipped with a rifle.
2. One who shoots a rifle skillfully.
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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.
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|Noun||1.||rifleman - someone skilled in the use of a rifle|
|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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rifleman[ˈraɪflmən] N (riflemen (pl)) → fusilero m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
rifleman[ˈraɪfəlmən] n → fusilier mrifle range n (outdoor) → champ m de tir; (indoor) → stand m de tir
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