"bouts" in the noun sense
1. turn, bout, round
sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
a period of illness
"a bout of fever"
"a bout of depression"
a contest or fight (especially between boxers or wrestlers)
4. bust, tear, binge, bout
an occasion for excessive eating or drinking
"they went on a bust that lasted three days"
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