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bust (one)

To arrest one for an illegal act. The police busted us for underage drinking.
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bust

(one's) ass (to do something) and break one's balls to do something; bust one's butt to do something; bust one's nuts to do something Sl. to work very hard to do something. (The expressions with balls and nuts are said typically, but not necessarily, of a male. Potentially offensive. Use only with discretion.) I've been busting my nuts to get this thing done on time, and now they don't want it! The new boss expects you to bust your nuts every minute you are at work at the warehouse.

bust

(someone's) balls Go to break (someone's) balls.

bust

(someone's) stones Go to break (someone's) balls.

bust

verb
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bust

1. n. a failure. The whole project was a bust from the beginning.
2. tv. to reduce someone’s rank. (Originally military, now also in civilian use as with the police.) The brass busted her on the spot.
3. n. a riotous drinking party. There was a big bust in the park until two in the morning.
4. n. a raid by the police. I knew it was a bust the minute they broke in the door.
5. tv. [for the police] to raid a place. The bacon busted Bill’s bar and put Bill in the slammer.
6. tv. to arrest someone. The feds finally busted Frank on a tax rap.
7. n. an arrest. The bust was carried off without much stress.
8. tv. to inform on someone, leading to an arrest. Tom busted Sam because there’s bad blood between them.
9. n. the police. Here comes the bust. Beat it!
10. Go to busted.

bust (one's)

ass/balls/butt Vulgar Slang
To make a strenuous effort; work very hard.
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References in classic literature ?
It is simply to say that you transfer every possible right that you ever had in the bust to me.
Then he placed his newly acquired bust in the centre of the cloth.
SARS Customs busts goods worth close to R400 million since 1 January.
I AM trying to locate a pair of busts of HRH Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip (right) which were donated to the Birmingham Nautical Club by my father Dennis Cato in the 1980s.
Busts of these important figures, among others, sit alongside busts of all of the American Vice Presidents (Al Gore's and Joe Biden's are still in progress) and of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat who saved tens of thousands of Jews from the Nazis.
Five suspects were arrested in drug busts conducted on Tuesday (Aug.
For small busts where little fullness is needed to sufficiently cover the bustline, removing darts is often a convenient alternative.
Explain to students that since ancient times, artists have been making portrait busts of famous people.
com joe_thomas18 @ in tribute to pair of Reds legends A SCULPTOR who has worked on Hollywood films has created busts of two Liverpool FC legends in a bid to attract the attention of Anfield regeneration chiefs.
Crouch originally donate money to pay for six busts, the first of which was unveiled in 1940.
The UK Parliament Members' Lobby feature statues of Sir Winston Churchill, David Lloyd George and Baroness Thatcher as well, along with busts of every 20th century prime minister of the UK.
When the dog busts the flock, it often barks like crazy, informing the hunter that a flock has been busted.
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A first- of- its- kind show of eyecatching interpretations of fiberglass busts opens at the Dhoomimal Art Centre today
They say: "The first ever triple gel bra, a fantastic, super sexy, push-up bra instantly transforms busts from pedestrian to traffic stopping, adding up to two cup sizes to create maximum cleavage while maintaining naturalness.