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Noun Skirmishes broke out between rebel groups. Violent skirmishes with the enemy continue despite talks of peace. Verb Rebel groups are skirmishing with military forces. The presidential candidates skirmished over their economic plans.
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Recent Examples on the Web: Noun The Oprah interview has been described by their critics as another skirmish in the conflict between the royal family and the Sussexes. — Maria Puente, USA TODAY, 2 Mar. 2021 His company was involved in a skirmish with the Viet Cong. — Jeff Suess, The Enquirer, 30 May 2021 Payne was ejected from Sunday"s 99-90 trò chơi 1 playoff win over the Los Angeles Lakers after getting double technicals following a skirmish with 9:01 left in the game. — Katherine Fitzgerald, The Arizona Republic, 24 May 2021 Gonzales County was the site of the first skirmish of the Texas Revolution, and its residents hold on to that pride nearly 200 years later. — Guillermo Contreras, San Antonio Express-News, 12 Mar. 2021 Loons players Hassani Dotson & Chase Gasper were fined as well for their parts in a skirmish that occurred before both teams left the field. — Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune, 29 May 2021 The first skirmish between the cross-state foes came 3:15 into lớn Sunday’s action. — David Furones, sun-sentinel.com, 16 May 2021 Once again, the police charged only the other man in the skirmish, accusing hyên of swinging a baton at Mr. Nordean. — Thủ đô New York Times, 14 Mar. 2021 Alex Palou trails Romain Grosjean by 7 seconds, even after a little skirmish with Takuma Salớn. — Scott Horner, The Indianapolis Star, 15 May 2021 Recent Examples on the Web: Verb Protesters also skirmished with officers, who fired rubber bullets và tear gas in a repeat of Tuesday night"s confrontation. — Doug Glass, Anchorage Daily News, 28 May 20trăng tròn Cue some terrific effects makeovers — look for Chiwetel Ejiofor and Ed Skrein under the feathers — as well as action that outstrips the knights-versus-fairies skirmishing from last time. — BostonGlobe.com, 17 Oct. 2019 The following week, police & protesters skirmished. — Andrea Sachs, Washington Post, trăng tròn Dec. 2019 On Monday police skirmished for hours to lớn keep protesters from entering the Barcelona airport và shutting it down. — Time, 17 Oct. 2019 The đô thị has had a period of relative sầu calm since then, though police skirmished with some protesters near Prince Edward subway station on Saturday night. — BostonGlobe.com, 2 Dec. 2019 Lyric sites lượt thích Genius have skirmished with publishers over the past several years; Genius suggested that the reprints could be defended as fair use but ultimately struck deals with record labels. — Adi Robertson, The Verge, 18 June 2019 In recent months, the United States & its allies have skirmished with Iranian forces in the Persian Gulf region, where Iran has sought to impede the passage of commercial tankers through the Strait of Hormuz. — Erin Cunningyêu thích, Washington Post, 5 Aug. 2019 The words were emblazoned beneath an image of the cannon on a battle flag flown at the Battle of Gonzalez where Mexican dragoons skirmished unsuccessfully with the Texian rebels to decide the matter. — Myke Cole, The New Republic, 1 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of skirmish


14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1


14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for skirmish


Middle English skyrmissh, alteration (influenced by Anglo-French eskermir khổng lồ fence (with swords), protect, of Germanic origin; akin lớn Old High German scirmen lớn protect, scirm shield) of skarmuch, from Anglo-French escarmuche, from Old Italian scaramuccia — more at screen

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