Definition of 'marksman'
Example sentences containing 'marksman'
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Every marksman has fired at sometime or other in the dark, of course: but always at a lighted target. KARA KUSH (2003)He would be interested to learn also which of Vescovo's family and associates was a reasonably proficient marksman. MURKY SHALLOWS (2003)
As a SWAT precision marksman, Robert probably worked with a McMillan.308 caliber, police model. THE KILL CLAUSE (2003)
Trends of 'marksman'
Used Rarely. marksman is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'marksman'
British English: marksman NOUN
A marksman is a person who can shoot very accurately.
Police marksmen opened fire.
Definition of marksman from the Collins English Dictionary
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