artilleryman


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ar·til·ler·y·man

 (är-tĭl′ə-rē-mən)
n.
A soldier in the artillery.

artilleryman

(ɑːˈtɪlərɪmən)
n, pl -men
(Military) a serviceman who serves in an artillery unit

ar•til•ler•y•man

(ɑrˈtɪl ə ri mən)

n., pl. -men.
a soldier serving in an artillery unit of the army.
Sometimes, ar•til′ler•ist.
[1625–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.artilleryman - a serviceman in the artilleryartilleryman - a serviceman in the artillery  
military man, serviceman, man, military personnel - someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; "two men stood sentry duty"
Translations

artilleryman

[ɑːˈtɪlərɪmən] N (artillerymen (pl)) → artillero m

artilleryman

n pl <-men> → Artillerist m
References in classic literature ?
The third, the artilleryman, on the contrary, struck Katavasov very favorably.
He had gone for an unauthorised walk with Vixen early one Sunday morning, and a very young and foolish artilleryman (his battery had just moved to that part of the world) tried to steal them both.
About a mile up the road we came across our artilleryman sitting very stiffly on the edge of a culvert with a greasy handkerchief on his knees.
I instructed Garin to take him to the Fort, and Garm marched him solemnly up to the gate, one mile and a half under a hot sun, and I told the quarter-guard what had happened; but the young artilleryman was more angry than was at all necessary when they began to laugh.
The second monster followed the first, and at that the artilleryman began to crawl very cautiously across the hot heather ash towards Horsell.
Bagnet is an ex- artilleryman, tall and upright, with shaggy eyebrows and whiskers like the fibres of a coco-nut, not a hair upon his head, and a torrid complexion.
Shayne plays the Artilleryman, a soldier who witnesses his squadron get destroyed by martians and wants to fight back.
In the later years of the Second World War, Feliks served as an artilleryman in the Polish Second Corps under British command, which fought in the Italian theatre of operations.
General Putnik, a WWI hero described by The Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography as "a remarkable commander and artilleryman, resourceful, determined, and possessing sound strategic vision who was particularly good at using terrain to good effect in both attack and defense," became the honoured namesake of the Rockies' peak in 1918.
Kaiser Chief Ricky Wilson takes on the role of The Artilleryman.
Others include Roman soldiers of antiquity; battling knights of the Third Crusade; a French artilleryman at Waterloo; Soldiers who fought at Gettysburg; a rifleman in the last American battle of World War II; the invasion of France; a Marine in Korea; and a Navy SEAL in Vietnam.
Jason Donovan's battered, deranged artilleryman was perhaps the standout dramatic performance, while a lilting narration beamed in by hologram by a young Richard Burton added poignancy.