- The definition of a toxophilite is a person who really enjoys archery.
An example of a toxophilite is someone who loves shooting with a bow and arrow.
toxophilite definition by Webster's New World
a person who is especially fond of archery
Origin: ; from Toxophilus, title of a book (1545) by Roger Ascham ; from Classical Greek toxon, a bow plush philos, loving plush -ite