Definición de skirmish en inglés:

skirmish

Saltos de línea: skir|mish
Pronunciación: /ˈskəːmɪʃ
 
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sustantivo

verbo

[no object] (often as noun skirmishing) Volver al principio  

Derivativos

skirmisher

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In several little fields were knots of skirmishers.
  • Quickly following Miller in the charge came the infantrymen and Winters's dismounted cavalry moving as skirmishers.
  • In an earlier time, they would have been called skirmishers.

Origen

Middle English (as a verb): from Old French eskirmiss-, lengthened stem of eskirmir, from a Germanic verb meaning 'defend'.

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