bust

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

bust

noun

Definition of BUST

2
something that has failed <the first movie was a hit, but the sequel was an unexpected bust>
Near Antonyms corker, crackerjack (also crackajack), dandy, jim-dandy, phenomenon
3
slang  the act of taking or holding under one's control by authority of law <those lowlifes were nabbed for drug dealing in a massive bust last month>
Antonyms discharge
4
a bout of prolonged or excessive drinking <a bunch of underage kids having a beer bust while the parents were away for the weekend>

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