Examples of bout in a Sentence
undoubtedly the team's best wrestler, he hasn't lost a bout yet
she's currently suffering from a bout of the flu
Recent Examples of bout from the Web
The 19–year-old from Las Vegas faces the biggest test of his career against veteran Mason Menard (33-2, 24 KOs) in a 10-round bout.
Rodriguez is fighting for the first time since a 2017 loss to Frankie Edgar, and Magomedsharipov is 3-0 in the UFC with either a performance-of-the-night or fight-of-the-night bonus gained in each bout.
Pruitt’s aides returned the email almost immediately and set up a meeting, in a bout of enthusiasm usually reserved for oil and gas lobbyists.
Many people displaced in previous bouts of fighting have been forced to flee yet again.
Mir headlines against Fedor Emelianenko in a first-round Heavyweight World Grand Prix bout.
Indiana had a shot to win at the end of the fourth quarter after James dribbled out of bounds in an uncharacteristic bout of not being good at basketball.
Shields defeated Nelson in a super middleweight bout in January.
In other bouts, Ry'zeemmion Ford (Common Ground) advanced to the nationals (132 pounds) for the second straight year in the Open Division with a close decision over Khalil Osaze (MLK Premier).
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BOUT Defined for English Language Learners
: a period of time during which someone suffers from something (such as an illness or disease)
: a short period of time during which something is done or happening
: a wrestling or boxing contest
BOUT Defined for Kids
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