Showdown and Skirmish


Showdown noun - A hostile disagreement face-to-face.
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Synonyms for Showdown

Skirmish and showdown are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Skirmish" instead a noun "Showdown".


Skirmish noun - A brief clash between enemies or rivals.

Showdown and skirmish are semantically related. You can use "Showdown" instead a noun "Skirmish".

How words are described

direct direct showdown direct skirmish
brutal brutal showdown brutal skirmish
massive massive showdown massive skirmish
little little showdown little skirmish
Other adjectives: risky, final, minor, destructive, aerial, explosive, inevitable, last, armed, climactic.
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