fit to bust

fit to bust

With a lot of energy and enthusiasm. The kids were running around, fit to bust, so I sent them outside to play.
See also: bust, fit

fit to bust

with great energy.
1992 Daphne Glazer The Last Oasis I'd be rushing back at night, pedalling on my bike fit to bust.
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References in classic literature ?
Ain't he fit to bust out of his clothes, and start the seams, and make the very buttons fly off with his fatness?
Arriving in a green Armani ballgown with hubby Jean-Bernard, Cheryl, 31, showed Mel B, 39, that less is more as her fellow judge looked fit to bust out of her low-cut black dress.
That is grossly unfair and utterly crushing to those youngsters who, even as I write, are revising fit to bust having been drilled for years about how crucial passing tests is for your future.
That fact makes Fit to Bust all the more intriguing, because the book explores the failure of not just any companies, but what are widely regarded as "great" companies.
Indeed, with both Kauto Star and Master Minded in his team Smith must have smiled fit to bust for so many seasons that his ears should have met behind his head long ago.
It's come to a stage where football is fit to bust.
You'd be hard pushed to find any evidence of new motherhood in the pictures of Claudine, aside from the boobs fit to bust out the top of her dress.
Here Joni, who has swapped Glasgow for LA, gives GRACEMACASKILL her verdict on who has a treasure chest and who looks fit to bust.
worker Ai Fang Shu, 20, with a Jealousy bra; Hundreds of workers at the Jealousy factory make bras and knickers for Western women; Huang Xiau Lan (2nd right) and & pals show off bras; Fit to bust.
I'm bored" was not a phrase used by wartime children, nor was "FTB" - Fit to bust.
Something may have been amiss when Fit To Bust next appeared at the end of December - which might explain why he has been off the course since - and off a very lowly mark Norman Babbage's charge merits the nap selection.
Now, there is a lot of it about, as doctors are trained for five years to say, but the laws of probability would surely be fit to bust if 28m people all went down with the same bug on the same day.
MOROCCAN marvel Abdessalam Benjelloun reckons he is fit to bust Hibs' 16-year wait for a trophy.
In that time, the culture of players and their agents being allowed to blackmail clubs into cowering submission, while flaunting their wealth before hard-up fans and taunting the Press over their invulnerability has grown like a nasty STD infection fit to bust.