There are 2 main translations of bust in German:

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bust 1

British English: /bʌst/
American English: /bəst/

noun

  • 1
    (sculpture)
    Büste, die
  • 2 (upper front of body)
    Brust, die
    (woman's bosom)
    Busen, der
    what bust are you?, what is your bust [measurement]?
    welche Oberweite haben Sie?

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There are 2 main translations of bust in German:

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bust 2
[colloquial]

noun

  • 1 (collapse of trade)
    Pleite, die
    [colloquial]
    (general)
    Zusammenbruch, der

adjective

transitive verb bust or busted

  • 1 (burst)
    aufplatzen lassen
    (Koffer usw.)
    (break)
    [colloquial]
    bust something open
    etwas aufbrechen
  • 2 (esp. (American English) ) (break up)
    auffliegen lassen
    (Verbrecherring)
    (arrest)
    [colloquial]
  • 3 [colloquial] (punch)
    [colloquial]
    bust somebody on the chin/jaw
    jemandem einen Kinnhaken geben od. verabreichen

intransitive verb bust or busted

Phrasal verbs

bust up

transitive verb
[colloquial] (Ehe, Partnerschaft)
bust a place up
in einem Laden Kleinholz machen
[colloquial]

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