pistoleer
noun Date: 1832 one who is armed with a pistol

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  • Pistoleer — Pis to*leer , n. [Cf. F. pistolier.] One who uses a pistol. [R.] Carlyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pistoleer — [pis΄tə lir′] n. [Fr pistolier] Obs. a soldier armed with a pistol …   English World dictionary

  • pistoleer — /pis tl ear /, n. Archaic a person, esp. a soldier, who uses or is armed with a pistol. Also, pistolier. [1825 35; PISTOL + EER] * * * …   Universalium

  • pistoleer — noun A person, especially a soldier, armed with a pistol …   Wiktionary

  • pistoleer — [ˌpɪstə lɪə] noun archaic a soldier armed with a pistol …   English new terms dictionary

  • pistoleer — pis·tol·eer …   English syllables

  • pistoleer — pis•to•leer or pis•to•lier [[t]ˌpɪs tlˈɪər[/t]] n. mil a person, esp. a soldier, who uses or is armed with a pistol • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • pistoleer — /pɪstəˈlɪə/ (say pistuh lear) noun someone who is armed with or uses a pistol. {French pistolier} …   Australian English dictionary

  • pistoleer — n. a soldier armed with a pistol …   Useful english dictionary

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