Toxophilite meaning

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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.

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A person who is especially fond of archery.
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Pertaining to archery.
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Someone keen on or an expert at archery.
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Origin of toxophilite

  • From Toxophilus, the title of a 1535 book by Roger Ascham intended to mean "˜lover of the bow', from Ancient Greek τοξον (toxon, “bow") + φίλος (philos, “love") + -ite.
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