"escaramuza" English translation

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"escaramuza" in English

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{feminine}

1. general

escaramuza (also: refriega, garrotera, gazapera)
Los medios de comunicación, incluidos los occidentales, han informado sobre una escaramuza que ha implicado a dos jóvenes en un lugar público.
The media, including the Western media, have reported on a scuffle that involved two young bloggers and another two people in a public place.
escaramuza

2. military

escaramuza (also: refriega)
Es una victoria para Gran Bretaña, pero solo se ha ganado una escaramuza.
This is a victory for Britain, but it is only a skirmish that has been won.
Algunos piensan que esto no es más que una escaramuza en la lucha maniquea que mantiene el sector público, que es el bueno, contra el sector privado, que es el malo.
There are others who see this as a skirmish in some kind of Manichean struggle between the public sector, which is good, and the private sector, which is bad.

3. sports

escaramuza
line of scrimmage

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Spanishhubo una escaramuza entre policías y manifestantes