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skirmished (with)

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past tense of skirmish (with)

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to oppose (someone) in physical conflict
  • for years the Apache leader had been skirmishing with the Mexicans, who were responsible for his nickname, Geronimo

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“Skirmished (with).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/skirmished%20%28with%29. Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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