2 a boxing match; "the fight was on television last night" [syn: fight]
3 an occasion for excessive eating or drinking; "they went on a bust that lasted three days" [syn: bust, tear, binge]
- An instance of something lasting a short period.
- a bout of fighting
- An attack (of an illness, etc).
- a bout of flu
- An assault (a fencing encounter) at which the score is kept.
instance of something lasting a short period
- Finnish: kohtaus, välikohtaus, erä, ottelu
attack of an illness, etc.
- Finnish: kohtaus
an assault (a fencing encounter) at which the score is kept
Nounbout (plural bouts)
- third-person singular indicative present of bouillir
Bout can mean:
bout in Dutch: Bout
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