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noun as in gunner

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noun as in sharpshooter

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If Rifleman is rather a tragic character, his ally Alexander “Babay” Mozhayev is more comic.

He was assigned as a rifleman to Fox Company, Second Battalion, Fifth Marine Regiment.

The idea here is to permit each rifleman to believe that he is not a killer.

The miller was glad that a rifleman from his own canton should prove the best shot, and should have won universal applause.

The rifleman kept running, seeming not to hear him in his panic.

Mr. Simon Uhlmann presented a bronze figure of a rifleman, as second annual prize.

While making for this point, a sail was sighted, which proved to be the British brig-sloop "Rifleman."

The glasses crashed one after another like gelatine balls hit by the bullets of an expert rifleman.


On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rifleman, such as: shooter, artilleryman, cannoneer, marksman, soldier, and warrant officer.

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