AskDefine | Define sharpshooter

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1 an athlete noted for accurate aim
2 someone skilled in shooting [syn: marksman, crack shot]
3 a fast schooner once used by New England fisherman for illegal fishing in Canadian waters

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  1. A person trained to shoot precisely with a certain type of rifle; a marksman


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A sharpshooter commonly refers to a marksman, not to be confused with 'sniper'.
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