marksmanship marksmanship  /ˈmɑrks mən ʃɪp/

Definition(s):

  • (n) skill in shooting

Usage(s):

  1. He trained as a machinist and combat engineer, according to military sources, and received a badge for his excellence in marksmanship.
  2. Razor-sharp attention plus razor-sharp marksmanship equals fearsome warrior.
  3. But one area in which Muhammad shone was his marksmanship.

News

  1. Ga. Soldiers Join USA Shooting Teams

    U.S. Army officials say three soldiers from the Marksmanship Unit have been named to the USA Shooting Paralympic National and Development teams. read more
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Georgia Public Broadcasting

  2. 3 Ga. soldiers named to USA shooting teams

    U.S. Army officials say three soldiers from the Marksmanship Unit have been named to the USA Shooting Paralympic National and Development teams.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WRCB Chattanooga

  3. You Can Now Pay $795 To Shoot A Gun From A Helicopter

    When you pony up for the appropriately titled Helicopter Sniper Adventure near Denton, Texas, you get "the ultimate opportunity to test and challenge your marksmanship skills as you fly through various obstacles while shooting from a Helicopter!" [ more › ]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Austinist

Quotes

  1. "Using Newt Gingrich to learn how to sell a political message is like using Dick Cheney to teach marksmanship," Cryan said. "Next they'll bring in Karl Rove to give a seminar on the virtues of good government."
    on Apr 3, 2008 By: Joseph Cryan Source: Vineland Daily Journal

  2. "There are men alive today who would not be if it weren't for first the courage and then the skill and marksmanship of this man," Gov. Mitch Daniels said at the dedication. "It would be hard to come up with a more appropriate way to remember...
    on May 29, 2007 By: Mitch Daniels Source: Indianapolis Star

  3. "It's a great sadness. I have a lot of memories of what we did in the regular season. We had a great season and this team deserved to go further," captain Claudio Suarez said. "I don't know if it was bad luck or bad marksmanship but we...
    on Nov 3, 2007 By: Claudio Suarez Source: FC Dallas

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