go bust

idiom

Definition of go bust

informal
: to spend or lose all of one's money : to go broke The company has gone bust.

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“Go bust.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/go%20bust. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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