Definition of 'bust'

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But it looks a busted flush already. The Sun (2016)Now we know they are a busted flush. The Sun (2012)We are busting a gut to get it here because we need it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But it was busted by police after complaints from neighbours. The Sun (2006)

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British English: bust /bʌst/ NOUN
A bust is a statue of someone's head and shoulders.
...a bronze bust of the Queen.
  • American English: bust
  • Arabic: تـِمْثال نِصْفي
  • Brazilian Portuguese: busto
  • Chinese: 胸像
  • Croatian: bista
  • Czech: bysta
  • Danish: buste
  • Dutch: boezem
  • European Spanish: busto
  • Finnish: povi
  • French: buste
  • German: Büste
  • Greek: μπούστο
  • Italian: busto
  • Japanese: バスト
  • Korean: 여성의 가슴
  • Norwegian: byste
  • Polish: popiersie
  • European Portuguese: busto
  • Romanian: bust
  • Russian: бюст
  • Latin American Spanish: busto
  • Swedish: byst
  • Thai: รูปปั้นครึ่งตัว
  • Turkish: büst
  • Ukrainian: бюст
  • Vietnamese: tượng bán thân
British English: bust VERB
If you bust something, you break it or damage it so badly that it cannot be used.
They will have to bust the door to get him out.


Definition of bust from the Collins English Dictionary
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