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Synonyms for bustbʌst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flop, bust, fizzle(noun)

    a complete failure

    Synonyms:
    flop, hiss, floating-point operation, dud, tear, bout, hissing, bust, washout, sibilation, collapse, binge, fizzle, hushing, female chest

    Antonyms:
    rich

  2. female chest, bust(noun)

    the chest of a woman

    Synonyms:
    flop, binge, female chest, fizzle, tear, bout, bust

    Antonyms:
    rich

  3. bust(noun)

    a sculpture of the head and shoulders of a person

    Synonyms:
    flop, binge, female chest, fizzle, tear, bout

    Antonyms:
    rich

  4. bust, tear, binge, bout(adj)

    an occasion for excessive eating or drinking

    Synonyms:
    flop, rip, snag, round, bout, split, tear, teardrop, orgy, bust, binge, fizzle, female chest, rent, splurge, turn

    Antonyms:
    rich

  5. broke, bust, skint, stone-broke, stony-broke(verb)

    lacking funds

    Synonyms:
    skint, broke, stony-broke, bust, stone-broke

    Antonyms:
    rich

  6. break, bust(verb)

    ruin completely

    Synonyms:
    rupture, demote, kick downstairs, tear, cave in, collapse, let on, break-dance, split up, interrupt, offend, reveal, die, disclose, soften, expose, pause, fail, smash, erupt, wear out, weaken, get around, go bad, break up, recrudesce, transgress, break away, split, unwrap, come apart, bankrupt, crack, ruin, dampen, break, give away, get out, break off, separate, fall apart, break out, fall in, give out, go, founder, break in, bust, break dance, stop, intermit, divulge, breach, check, snap off, damp, violate, infract, give, fracture, bring out, break down, discontinue, give way, conk out, better, part, relegate, burst, wear, raid, bump, snap, go against, discover, develop, let out

    Antonyms:
    rich

  7. raid, bust(verb)

    search without warning, make a sudden surprise attack on

    Synonyms:
    tear, rupture, bust, wear, wear out, foray into, snap, raid, break, fall apart, burst

    Antonyms:
    rich

  8. tear, rupture, snap, bust(verb)

    separate or cause to separate abruptly

    Synonyms:
    wear out, buck, snatch up, click, fall apart, shoot, burst, flick, deplume, break down, crack, displume, pluck, photograph, break, shoot down, lose it, tear, raid, pull, wear, charge, bust, snap, snatch, deplumate, snarl, rupture

    Antonyms:
    rich

  9. break, wear, wear out, bust, fall apart(verb)

    go to pieces

    Synonyms:
    crack, raid, tire out, break away, give way, hold out, soften, reveal, develop, unwrap, conk out, assume, jade, collapse, die, transgress, founder, weaken, discover, snap off, stop, go, demote, tire, break out, separate, don, split, give away, damp, wear off, smash, get into, interrupt, have on, get out, fracture, relegate, bring out, violate, divulge, pause, let on, get around, wear out, cave in, wear down, break-dance, break up, check, wear thin, give out, break in, give, split up, wear upon, better, burst, go bad, endure, rupture, breach, break off, disclose, bust, erupt, weary, recrudesce, break dance, go against, dampen, fatigue, break down, fall in, tear, put on, bump, let out, ruin, fall apart, fag out, offend, kick downstairs, bear, part, infract, outwear, fail, come apart, bankrupt, crumble, go to pieces, expose, break, discontinue, intermit, snap, wear

    Antonyms:
    rich

  10. burst, bust(verb)

    break open or apart suddenly and forcefully

    Synonyms:
    wear out, bristle, abound, tear, collapse, break open, break, snap, raid, erupt, wear, burst, bust, split, fall apart, explode, rupture

    Antonyms:
    rich

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

pleite, chest, fiasco, arrest, flop, bankruptcy, collapse, debacle


Translations for bust

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • бюст, разбивам, арестувам, счупвамBulgarian
  • bustCatalan, Valencian
  • bysta, bustaCzech
  • Büste, einlochenGerman
  • μπούστοGreek
  • busto, fiasco, reventarSpanish
  • مجسمه نیم تنهPersian
  • pysti, ratsia, pidättää, rintakuva, pidätys, rikkoa, poviFinnish
  • buste, arrestation, niquer, éclater, prendre la main dans le sac, choper, arrêter, prendre sur le fait, pincer, attraper, fiasco, bouzillerFrench
  • mellszoborHungarian
  • կիսանդրիArmenian
  • bustoIdo
  • brjóstmyndIcelandic
  • irruzione, rompere, busto, arresto, attaccare, scoppiare, sgamare, far scoppiare, acciuffare, fiasco, sfasciare, fare irruzioneItalian
  • 胸像, 乳房, 半身像Japanese
  • 흉상, 앞가슴Korean
  • bysteNorwegian
  • betrappen, buste, flop, arrestatie, vatten, barsten, fiasco, borstbeeld, razzia, oppakken, breken, bij de lurven pakkenDutch
  • bysteNorwegian Nynorsk
  • pierś, klapa, fiasko, popiersie, nalotPolish
  • bustoPortuguese
  • женская грудь, рейд, бюст, налёт, облаваRussian
  • bista, бистаSerbo-Croatian
  • bystSwedish

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