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phrasal verb [intransitive] informal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theybust out
he/she/itbusts out
present participlebusting out
past tensebust out or busted out
past participlebust out or busted out
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to do something exraordinarily great

    Mark Zuckerberg busted out some Mandarin in a recent Q&A in Beijing.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 30/07/2015
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to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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