bust

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
bust

Plural
busts

  1. (countable) A bust sculpture of a person's head and shoulders
    The bust will break and shatter if it falls onto the floor.
  2. (uncountable) A woman's bust is her breasts.
    I like this shirt a lot, but it doesn't fit really well in the bust.

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Verb[change]

Plain form
bust

Third-person singular
busts

Past tense
busted

Past participle
busted

Present participle
busting

  1. To bust is to burst or break something.
    My car is all busted up.