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Synonyms for skirmishes
skir·mish·es

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  1. List of paraphrases for "skirmishes":

    clashes, frictions, navies

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  1. Martin Schulz:

    Such small-minded skirmishes are the business of people who took a whole city hostage for their dim-wittedness in an almost terrorist manner.

  2. Tamas Varga:

    The Libyan and Iraqi oilfield skirmishes are worrying, there are serious supply issues there.

  3. Brent McGoldrick:

    The more' politics' continues to become a series of cultural skirmishes and less about policy, the more the two parties find it advantageous to represent different worldviews.

  4. Jamie Dimon:

    It's affecting psyche more than it is economics, there are unpredictable outcomes when you start skirmishes like this with multiple countries.

  5. Gianni Magazzeni:

    There are increasing skirmishes taking place along the line of contact... an area where we have 800,000 people living, that gives you a very clear sense of the implications of resumed fighting especially if it's not any longer remnants of war and IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices), but it is actually the use of Howitzers and other very heavy weapons.


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