The sport or skill of shooting with a bow and arrows, especially at a target.
More example sentences
- The activities covered everything from archery to water sports and rock climbing.
- Thompson is a sports freak, with archery, cricket and scuba diving among his passions.
- They are used to stop the hands and body shaking while competing in sports such as shooting and archery.
late Middle English: from Old French archerie, from archier (see archer).
Definition of archery in:
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