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bust1 British & World English

A woman’s chest as measured around her breasts

bust2 British & World English

Break, split, or burst

bust1 English Thesaurus

a woman with a large bust

bust2 English Thesaurus

he had bust the clip that held the lid up

whip someone's ass British & World English

Beat someone in a fight or contest

bust in bust2 British & World English

Break, split, or burst

bust-up British & World English

A serious quarrel

baby bust British & World English

A temporary marked decrease in the birth rate

drug bust British & World English

A seizure of illegal drugs by the police or other law-enforcement agency

bust a gut British & World English

Make a strenuous effort

fit to bust British & World English

With great energy

bust one's ass British & World English

Try very hard to do something

boom and bust British & World English

A situation in which a period of great prosperity or rapid economic growth is abruptly followed by one of economic decline

bust up in bust2 British & World English

(Of a group or couple) separate, typically after a quarrel

bust someone's chops British & World English

Nag or criticize someone

bust one's ass in ass2 British & World English

Try very hard to do something

whip someone's ass in ass2 British & World English

Beat someone in a fight or contest

bust a gut in gut British & World English

Make a strenuous effort

bustline British & World English

The measurement round a woman’s body at the bust

drugs bust in drug bust British & World English

A seizure of illegal drugs by the police or other law-enforcement agency

go bust in bust2 English Thesaurus

his haulage business went bust and he owes £120,000

boom or bust in boom and bust British & World English

A situation in which a period of great prosperity or rapid economic growth is abruptly followed by one of economic decline