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
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Outstanding senior bout was Richard Medina of Ramos Boxing vs. Ramon Acosta Jr. of 2 Countries Boxing.
Mann describes his present health as ``generally fit and strong,'' despite a bout with Lyme disease more than a year ago.
Coming off a summer bout with mono that limited her training and then losing more time in the pool due to recruiting visits and a hurricane, Jessica Nava wasn’t sure what to expect at the state meet.
The health crisis Hughes concealed publicly until now started with a bout with bronchitis that June, which went away thanks to an inhaler.
How 'bout showing him that people of all races & creeds can come together?
How ‘bout showing him that people of all races & creeds can come together?
This uncharacteristic bout of Yuletide rebellion was my attempt at finding something easy and uncomplicated.
This Saturday’s bout with TCU will be the biggest game of Mayfield’s career to date.
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Origin and Etymology of bout
First Known Use: 1575See Words from the same year
Synonymsgame, competition, contest, event, match, matchup, meet, sweepstakes (also sweep-stake), tournament, tourney
Related Wordsathletics, sport; battle, conflict, scrimmage, skirmish, struggle, tug-of-war, tussle; championship, national (s); final, nightcap, play-off, semifinal; derby, field day, gymkhana, open, outing; biathlon, decathlon, heptathlon, pentathlon, triathlon; marathon, race, ultramarathon; heat, round, run, set; rally, volley; round-robin, rubber, runoff, sudden death; dead heat, photo finish, seesaw; classic
Near Antonymsarrest, relief, remission
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