artilleryman
noun Date: 1635 a soldier in the artillery

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  • Artilleryman — Ar*til ler*y*man, n. A man who manages, or assists in managing, a large gun in firing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • artilleryman — artileristas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Artilerijos vienetų ir štabų karys, artilerijos karys kitų pajėgų rūšių štabuose. atitikmenys: angl. artilleryman; gunman; gunner rus. артиллерист …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • artilleryman — /ahr til euh ree meuhn/, n., pl. artillerymen. a soldier serving in an artillery unit of the army. Also, artillerist /ahr til euhr ist/. [1625 35; ARTILLERY + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • artilleryman — noun A soldier enlisted in an artillery unit or who uses artillery …   Wiktionary

  • artilleryman — Synonyms and related words: Nimrod, archer, artillerist, bomb thrower, bombardier, bomber, bowman, cannoneer, carabineer, crack shot, dead shot, deadeye, good shot, gun, gunman, gunner, hunter, machine gunner, marksman, markswoman, musketeer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • artilleryman — n. gunner, soldier who operates movable or stationary mounted guns …   English contemporary dictionary

  • artilleryman — n artillerist, gunner, cannoneer, Hist. bombardier, fusileer …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • artilleryman — ar·til·lery·man …   English syllables

  • artilleryman — ar•til•ler•y•man [[t]ɑrˈtɪl ə ri mən[/t]] n. pl. men mil a soldier serving in an artillery unit of the army Sometimes, ar•til′ler•ist. Etymology: 1625–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • artilleryman — /aˈtɪlərimən/ (say ah tiluhreemuhn) noun (plural artillerymen) a man who serves a piece of artillery, or is in a regiment of artillery …   Australian English dictionary

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