- n. 前哨战；小争斗；小冲突
- v. 参与小争斗
- The skirmish grew into a major battle.
- This area is peaceful except for a few skirmishes in the distance.
In the fierce skirmish that followed..two soldiers were killed.出自： C. Ryan
A squadron skirmished with units of the Italian battle fleet.出自： D. A. Thomas