Definition of Bout

1. Noun. (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive.

Exact synonyms: Round, Turn
Category relationships: Athletics, Sport
Generic synonyms: Division, Part, Section
Specialized synonyms: Top, Top Of The Inning, Bottom, Bottom Of The Inning
Group relationships: Period Of Play, Play, Playing Period



2. Noun. A period of illness. "A bout of depression"
Generic synonyms: Period, Period Of Time, Time Period

3. Noun. A contest or fight (especially between boxers or wrestlers).
Generic synonyms: Competition, Contest

4. Noun. An occasion for excessive eating or drinking. "They went on a bust that lasted three days"
Exact synonyms: Binge, Bust, Tear
Generic synonyms: Revel, Revelry
Specialized synonyms: Piss-up
Derivative terms: Binge

Definition of Bout

1. n. As much of an action as is performed at one time; a going and returning, as of workmen in reaping, mowing, etc.; a turn; a round.

Definition of Bout

1. Noun. A period of something, usually painful or unpleasant ¹

2. Noun. (boxing) A boxing match. ¹

3. Noun. (fencing) An assault (a fencing encounter) at which the score is kept. ¹

4. Noun. A fighting competition. ¹

5. Noun. (music) A bulge or widening in a musical instrument, such as either of the two characteristic bulges of a guitar. ¹

6. Noun. (context: dated) The going and returning of a plough, or other implement used to mark the ground and create a headland, across a field. ¹

7. Preposition. (colloquial) about ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bout

1. a contest [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bout

bouser
bousers
bouses
bousier
bousiest
bousing
bousouki
bousoukia
bousoukis
boussingaultite
boustrophedon
boustrophedonic
boustrophedons
boustrophic
bousy
bout (current term)
boutade
boutades
boutefeu
boutefeus
boutfit
boutique
boutiquelike
boutiques
boutiquey
bouton
bouton de Bagdad
bouton de Biskra
boutonne
boutonneuse

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