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bout

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1 a competitive encounter between individuals or groups carried on for amusement, exercise, or in pursuit of a prize
  • undoubtedly the team's best wrestler, he hasn't lost a bout yet

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2 a sudden experiencing of a physical or mental disorder
  • she's currently suffering from a bout of the flu

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The first known use of bout was in 1575

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“Bout.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bout. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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