pistoleer

noun
pis·​tol·​eer | \ ˌpi-stə-ˈlir How to pronounce pistoleer (audio) \

Definition of pistoleer

: one who is armed with a pistol

First Known Use of pistoleer

1591, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pistoleer was in 1591

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pistole

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“Pistoleer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pistoleer. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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