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American English: /baʊt/
British English: /baʊt/

Translation of bout in Spanish:


  • 1 (period, spell) I had a bout of flu
    tuve una gripe muy fuerte
    tuve una gripa muy fuerte (Colombia) (Mexico)
    fully recovered after a bout of illness
    totalmente recuperado luego de una enfermedad
    bout of negotiations
    tanda (feminine) de negociaciones
    ronda (feminine) de negociaciones
    after a bout of activity
    tras una racha de actividad
    a drinking bout that ended in tragedy
    una borrachera or juerga que terminó en tragedia
    Example sentences
    • The sad truth is that one in five of us will suffer from a bout of severe depressive illness and many more will dip in and out of milder depressions.
    • It was also revealed the 31-year-old suffered severe bouts of depression.
    • His men weren't given to strong bouts of emotion, which was how he'd designed them to be.
  • 2 (Sport)
    (in fencing) asalto (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The phrase originates from the days of early bare-knuckle boxing or prizefighting bouts, a time long before any rules were produced by the Marquess of Queensberry.
    • Fox's Celebrity Boxing scored a knockout in the ratings ring, undoubtedly ensuring a long string of rematches, grudge matches and return bouts.
    • The Holmes-Norton title fight ranks up there with the greatest Heavyweight Championship bouts of all time.
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