a pit or short trench affording shelter to riflemen in firing at an enemy.
verb (used with object), rifled, rifling. 1. to ransack and rob (a place, receptacle, etc.). 2. to search and rob (a person). 3. to plunder or strip bare. 4. to steal or take away. noun 1. a firearm having a long barrel with a spirally grooved interior, which imparts to the bullet spinning motion and […]
noun 1. a firing range for practice with rifles. 2. the range of, or distance coverable by, a bullet fired from a rifle: The enemy was within rifle range. noun 1. an area used for target practice with rifles
noun 1. the art, practice, or sport of shooting at targets with rifles. noun (US) 1. rifle shots 2. the practice or skill of rifle marksmanship
noun 1. a telescopic sight mounted on top of a rifle that helps to improve one’s aim by magnifying and pinpointing a target.