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Pronunciation of Bout: Learn how to pronounce Bout in English correctly

Learn how to say Bout correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word bout:

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

mid 16th century (denoting a curve or circuit, hence later a ‘turn’ of activity): from dialect bought ‘bend, loop’; probably of Low German origin