how to pronounce bout

baʊt

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“… racket try to put this bout 40 yards up …”

meanings of bout

noun:

  1. The going and returning of a plough, or other implement used to mark the ground and create a headland, across a field.
  2. A fighting competition.
  3. A roller derby match.
  4. An assault (a fencing encounter) at which the score is kept.
  5. A period of something, usually painful or unpleasant.
  6. A bulge or widening in a musical instrument, such as either of the two characteristic bulges of a guitar.
  7. A boxing match.

verb:

  1. To contest a bout.

preposition:

  1. Aphetic form of about.

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