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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who engages In a minor short-term fight (e.g., as a member of a scouting party).

Usage examples (33)
  • A skirmisher, his tunic ripped, came pelting back.
  • "We advance in skirmisher order, " Captain Lewis said.
  • Very admirable traits in a skirmisher, don't you think?
  • Major Vine was shot through his left eye by a skirmisher. for more
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