Skirmish Synonyms

skûr'mĭsh

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Synonyms for Skirmish

(Military) A skirmish, a hostile encounter.
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A fight or struggle, esp. a protracted one; war
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A hostile encounter; skirmish or dispute
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To engage in a scrimmage.
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A quarrel or argument.
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A mutual promise to get married.
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A fighting competition.
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Fray is defined as a noisy struggle or fight.
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(Management) To act on a request etc, in order to put it into effect.
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To brawl is to become involved in a noisy or violent fight.
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To engage in discussion or argument; debate.
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(Video games, slang) to physically hit, as opposed to shooting or blowing up.
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To fight or quarrel
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Scuffle is defined as to struggle or fight in a hurried or confused way.
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A device having bristles, hairs, or wires fastened into a hard back, with or without a handle attached: brushes are used for cleaning, polishing, painting, smoothing the hair, etc.
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A tilt hammer.
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Combat means to fight or struggle.
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To fight for (ground, a military position, etc.); struggle to win or keep
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The definition of spar is to become involved in an argument, or to go through the motions of fighting or boxing for practice and training without actually engaging in a match.
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Struggle is defined as to do something with difficulty.
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(Historical) During the Middle Ages, a series of battles and other contests designed to prepare knights for war.
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Words Related to Skirmish

Armed fighting; combat:
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A physical struggle; battle; combat
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A facility; a knack:
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Find another word for skirmish. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for skirmish, like: clash, encounter, conflict, battle, velitation, scrimmage, run-in, engagement, fight, bout and fray.