flop, bust, fizzle(noun)
a complete failure
"the play was a dismal flop"
female chest, bust(noun)
the chest of a woman
a sculpture of the head and shoulders of a person
bust, tear, binge, bout(adj)
an occasion for excessive eating or drinking
"they went on a bust that lasted three days"
broke, bust, skint, stone-broke, stony-broke(verb)
"`skint' is a British slang term"
"He busted my radio!"
search without warning, make a sudden surprise attack on
"The police raided the crack house"
tear, rupture, snap, bust(verb)
separate or cause to separate abruptly
"The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"
break, wear, wear out, bust, fall apart(verb)
go to pieces
"The lawn mower finally broke"; "The gears wore out"; "The old chair finally fell apart completely"
break open or apart suddenly and forcefully
"The dam burst"
a piece of sculpture representing the upper part of the human figure, including the head, shoulders, and breast
the portion of the human figure included between the head and waist, whether in statuary or in the person; the chest or thorax; the upper part of the trunk of the body
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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bust, n. a sculpture representing the head and breast of a person: the upper part of the human body, a woman's bosom.—adj. Bust′ed, breasted: adorned with busts. [Fr. buste; It. and Sp. busto.]
bust, n. and v. a vulgar form of Burst.—n. Bust′er, something large: a frolic: (slang) a roisterer.
The numerical value of bust in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of bust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It's always boom or bust - Cushing is strictly an oil town.
I love to buy bad contracts when key people go bust and I make those contracts good.
We're cutting costs in every way, shape and form that we can, this boom and bust thing has been a lot of fun.
Previous boom-bust cycles in Chinese stocks have also shown little or no connection to (apparent) economic performance.
Companies which take such steps at the cost of competitiveness would probably go bust even before the next disaster occurs.
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Translations for bust
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- бюст, разбивам, арестувам, счупвамBulgarian
- bustCatalan, Valencian
- bysta, bustaCzech
- Büste, einlochenGerman
- busto, fiasco, reventarSpanish
- مجسمه نیم تنهPersian
- pysti, ratsia, pidättää, rintakuva, pidätys, rikkoa, poviFinnish
- buste, arrestation, niquer, éclater, prendre la main dans le sac, choper, arrêter, prendre sur le fait, pincer, attraper, fiasco, bouzillerFrench
- irruzione, rompere, busto, arresto, attaccare, scoppiare, sgamare, far scoppiare, acciuffare, fiasco, sfasciare, fare irruzioneItalian
- 胸像, 乳房, 半身像Japanese
- 흉상, 앞가슴Korean
- betrappen, buste, flop, arrestatie, vatten, barsten, fiasco, borstbeeld, razzia, oppakken, breken, bij de lurven pakkenDutch
- bysteNorwegian Nynorsk
- pierś, klapa, fiasko, popiersie, nalotPolish
- женская грудь, рейд, бюст, налёт, облаваRussian
- bista, бистаSerbo-Croatian
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