- a short period of intense activity of a specified kind；an attack of illness or strong emotion
noun: bout, plural noun: bouts
- 1. a short period of intense activity of a specified kind occasional bouts of strenuous exercise a drinking bout 同義詞
- ▪ an attack of illness or strong emotion a severe bout of flu 同義詞
- ▪ a wrestling or boxing match he fought 350 bouts, losing only nine times 同義詞
- 2. a curve in the side of a violin, guitar, or other musical instrument.