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English definition of “bust”


adjective [after verb] (BUSINESS)    /bʌst/ (US also busted) informal
go bust If a company goes bust, it is forced to close because it is financially unsuccessful : More than 20 companies in the district went bust during the last three months .Starting, succeeding and failing in business
(Definition of bust adjective (BUSINESS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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