Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word squirmishes.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • "There was 24000 odd there last night, approx 200 went on the pitch, approx another 200-300 had squirmishes with the Millwall and Police up at Priory Road and by the Queens, other than that maybe another 200 acted the tough guys in the west stand lower against part time/low paid stewards."

    - forum comment,, 26 August 2009.

    August 26, 2009

  • Used by Sarah Palin 20-February-2016 during her endorsement of Donald Trump.

    "...endless Middle Eastern squirmishes..."


    January 20, 2016

  • So Palin has been learnin' her grammer from hooligan blogs.

    January 20, 2016