[shahrp-shoo-ter] /ˈʃɑrpˌʃu tər/
a person skilled in shooting, especially with a rifle.
a rating below expert and above marksman, assigned to one who has qualified with a specific score in rifle marksmanship.
a person who has achieved such a rating.
an athlete noted for having accurate aim in a sport, as basketball, hockey, archery, golf, etc.
Slang. a person who engages in short-term business dealings with the purpose of making a large, quick profit without regard to scruple.
a spade that has a very narrow blade, used as a garden or nursery tool.
an expert marksman, esp with a rifle
[shahrp-sahy-tid] /ˈʃɑrpˈsaɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. having keen sight. 2. having or showing mental acuteness. sharp-sighted adjective 1. having keen vision; sharp-eyed
- Sharp-tailed grouse
[shahrp-teyld] /ˈʃɑrpˌteɪld/ noun 1. a grouse, Pedioecetes phasianellus, of prairies and open forests of western North America, similar in size to the prairie chicken but with a more pointed tail.
- Sharp-tailed sparrow
noun 1. a sparrow, Ammospiza caudacuta, inhabiting salt marshes in North America, having narrow, sharply pointed tail feathers.
[shahrp-teyl] /ˈʃɑrpˌteɪl/ noun 1. a fish, Masturus lanceolatus, related to the ocean sunfish but having a pointed tail.