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busts

noun , plural of bust

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2 something that has failed
  • the first movie was a hit, but the sequel was an unexpected bust
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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
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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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