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skirmish

US [ˈskɜrmɪʃ]
UK [ˈskɜː(r)mɪʃ]
  • n.小冲突;小规模战斗;(尤指)遭遇战;(尤指政治上对立双方的)小争执
  • v.发生小规模战斗(或冲突、争执)
  • Web前哨战;小战;小战斗
Plural Form:skirmishes  Present Participle:skirmishing  Past Tense:skirmished  
skirmish
n.
1.
小规模战斗;小冲突;(尤指)遭遇战a short fight between small groups of soldiers, etc., especially one that is not planned
2.
(尤指政治上对立双方的)小争执,小争论a short argument, especially between political opponents
v.
1.
[i]
发生小规模战斗(或冲突、争执)to take part in a short fight or argument

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