HyperDic: bout

English > 4 senses of the word bout:
NOUNtimebout, turn, round(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
timebouta period of illness
eventbouta contest or fight (especially between boxers or wrestlers)
actbout, bust, tear, bingean occasion for excessive eating or drinking
bout > pronunciation
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English > bout: 4 senses > noun 1, time
Meaning(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive.
Synonymsturn, round
Categorysport, athleticsAn active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
Part ofplaying period, period of play, play(in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds
Narrowerbottom, bottom of the inningThe second half of an inning
top, top of the inningThe first half of an inning
Broaderpart, section, divisionOne of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
English > bout: 4 senses > noun 2, time
MeaningA period of illness.
Examples
  • "a bout of fever"
  • "a bout of depression"
Broadertime period, period of time, periodAn amount of time
English > bout: 4 senses > noun 3, event
MeaningA contest or fight (especially between boxers or wrestlers).
Broadercontest, competitionAn occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
English > bout: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningAn occasion for excessive eating or drinking.
Synonymsbust, tear, binge
Narrowerpiss-upVulgar expression for a bout of heavy drinking
Broaderrevel, revelryunrestrained / unrestrained merrymaking
Spanishborrachera, castaña, cuchipanda, curda, francachela, melopea, parranda, tranca, turca
Catalanborratxera, marrinxa, tabola, trompa

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