A soldier armed with a pistol.
More example sentences
- Battles usually involved the clash of blocks of infantry, their onset prepared by arquebus and cannon fire, with cavalry - many of them pistoleers trained to use the caracole - posted on the flanks.
- Having not received the medicine, or at least not seen any improvement in his performance as a pistoleer, Black Bird was intent on having a serious discussion with Smith about the matter when he met his end.
Definition of pistoleer in:
- The US English dictionary