Cannoneer definition

kănə-nîr
(military) A person who tends and operates a piece of artillery, especially a cannon.

Luckily, the cannoneer was only mildly injured when his cannon malfunctioned.

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An artilleryman; gunner.
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A soldier in the artillery; a gunner.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of cannoneer - cannonier

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
cannoneer
Plural:
cannoneers

Origin of cannoneer

  • From cannon +‎ -eer

    From Wiktionary