A young boy practicing archery.
archery definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- the practice, art, or sport of shooting with bow and arrow
- an archer's bows, arrows, and other equipment
- archers collectively
Origin: Middle English and amp; Old French archerie: see archer and amp; -ery
archery definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The art, sport, or skill of shooting with a bow and arrow.
- The equipment of an archer.
- A group of archers.