A limited, often assigned period of activity, duty, or opportunity
An often prolonged period, as of illness
To her horror, she started a fresh bout of crying.
Whenever she seemed to be getting herself under control, a fresh bout of sobs would begin.
"This should be good," Carmen remarked in a dry tone that sent another bout of laughter around the room.
The warm baritone voice induced a fresh bout of blushing.
A bout a week later she came home to find Rachel holding an envelope.