a woman skilled in shooting at a mark; a woman who shoots well.
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How to use markswoman in a sentence
A general cheering arose, and the victorious markswoman walked deliberately down to finish her work.My Wife and I | Harriet Beecher Stowe
Elizabeth was too clever to try to lay aside her sex, though she was a skilful markswoman, an able horse-woman.Great Ralegh | Hugh De Selincourt
Chrysanthème is certainly an adroit markswoman, and we admire her as much as she expected.Madame Chrysantheme | Pierre Loti
Chrysantheme is certainly an adroit markswoman, and we admire her as much as she expected.Madame Chrysantheme Complete | Pierre Loti
She is not so infallible a markswoman, but that she might shoot at a crow and kill a pigeon.Maid Marian | Thomas Love Peacock