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  1. bustingadjective

    Urgently needing to urinate.

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  1. Busting

    Busting is a 1974 American crime film directed by Peter Hyams in his theatrical directorial debut, starring Elliott Gould and Robert Blake as Los Angeles police detectives. It was the main inspiration for the cop series Starsky & Hutch, which premiered in 1975 and, like this film, also featured Antonio Fargas.

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  1. Busting

    Busting is a 1974 film directed by Peter Hyams, starring Elliott Gould and Robert Blake as Los Angeles police detectives.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of busting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of busting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of busting in a Sentence

  1. Mark Dubowitz:

    The removal of Iran's central bank from Swift along with other Iranian banks implicated in terrorism, nuclear and missile proliferation, as well human rights abuses will cut the regime's access to the global financial system, this will reduce their options to barter trade or sanctions busting. Treasury however has left open humanitarian channels that the regime should use to deliver food, medicine and other goods to the Iranian people.

  2. Barack Obama:

    He is bragging about how he destroyed collective bargaining rights in his state, and [he] says that busting unions prepares him to fight ISIL. I didn't make that up. That's what he said.

  3. Chad Staples:

    They were busting a gut to save everyone else.

  4. Ira Sachnoff:

    Schools are freaked out. They don't know what to do because they are busting kids like crazy with these devices.

  5. Matt Dallek:

    Whether it’s Teddy Roosevelt busting up trusts in the progressive era or Franklin Roosevelt providing job relief to a country with 25% unemployment, I think Biden is operating within the mainstream, because these are interlocking crises, I think we can see a bit that Biden’s agenda is more ambitious than Obama’s, with the exception of health care.

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