There are 2 translations of skirmish in Spanish:

skirmish1

Pronunciation: /ˈskɜːrmɪʃ; ˈskɜːmɪʃ/

n

  • [Military/Militar] escaramuza (f), refriega (f)
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    • The key now is to tune out the ‘white noise’ and stop fighting the daily skirmishes of the last war.
    • Commissioned a lieutenant colonel in 1754, he fought the first skirmishes of what grew into the French and Indian War.
    • Whites fought frequent wars and skirmishes through the later nineteenth century as they pushed into Native Americans' lands.

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adj
tireless …
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Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.

There are 2 translations of skirmish in Spanish:

skirmish2

vi

  • demonstrators skirmished with the police hubo escaramuzas or refriegas entre los manifestantes y la policía
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    • But they can expect little sympathy from the anti-globalisation protesters, already skirmishing yesterday with the police in south-west France.
    • At age 15, he was travelling Italy with Lazio's infamous Irriducibili hooligans, skirmishing with police and opposing supporters.
    • She leaves the frame, and one of the boys is skirmishing with a football.

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Word of the day incansable
adj
tireless …
Cultural fact of the day

Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.