burst noun Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
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burst

noun
 
 
/bɜːst/
a burst of sth a sudden large amount of noise, activity, etc: a burst of applause/laughterExploding and erupting
[C] an occasion when something breaks open and what is inside it comes outExploding and erupting
Translations of “burst”
in Vietnamese sự nổ ra…
in Spanish estallido…
in Thai การเกิดขึ้นอย่างรุนแรงและทันทีทันใด…
in Malaysian cetusan…
in French salve…
in German der Ausbruch, der Beifallssturm…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爆裂…
in Indonesian ledakan…
in Russian разрыв…
in Turkish patlama, infilak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 爆裂…
in Polish wybuch…
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