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archer

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːrtʃər; ˈɑːtʃə(r)/

Translation of archer in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Military/Militar] [Sport/Deporte] arquero, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • If an archer shoots their arrow into the wrong target face, that arrow will not score any points.
    • Massed ranks of archers would aim their arrows high, to achieve a large range, without particularly careful aiming.
    • Some archers allow the arrow to rest on the top of their forefinger, some prefer the rest.

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