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bust

adjective
 
 
/bʌst/
go bust If a business goes bust, it stops trading because it does not have enough money: His company went bust, leaving huge debts.Starting, succeeding and failing in businessNot functioning
UK informal ( US busted,
 
US  /ˈbʌstɪd/)
broken:
My phone's bust - can I use yours?Not functioningTearing and breaking into pieces
Translations of “bust”
in Spanish roto…
in French foutu…
in German kaput…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破壞…
in Russian сломанный…
in Turkish bozuk, kırık, parçalanmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破坏…
in Polish zepsuty…
(Definition of bust adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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