Definition Of bust


a period of economic difficulty or depression.

the boom was followed by the present bust

a raid or arrest by the police.

a drug bust

a sculpture of a person's head, shoulders, and chest.

Now the sculptor who made the bust is working on a statue of Nelson Mandela based on that visit to Bedford.

a woman's chest as measured around her breasts.

a 36-inch bust

a worthless thing.

as a show it was a bust

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Example Of bust

  • a 36-inch bust

  • After all what is the value of a bust recruitment company with no contracts?

  • After being baseball's biggest bust , the Cubs shook things up by firing their third base coach.

  • An undercover operation out to bust illegal ivory trade, the film by Nikhil J. Alva is a sting operation as real as it can get.

  • And her last Tupperware party on Valentine's Day was a big bust .

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