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bursting definition

bursting


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  burst 
 
  3  of  8  senses  of  burst 
 
  Sense  1 
  burst,  split,  break  open 
  =>  blow 
  =>  stave,  stave  in 
 
  Sense  3 
  explode,  burst 
  =>  crump 
  =>  go  off 
  =>  erupt,  belch 
 
  Sense  8 
  burst,  bust 
  =>  shatter 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  burst 
 
  3  of  8  senses  of  burst 
 
  Sense  1 
  burst,  split,  break  open 
  =>  blow 
  =>  stave,  stave  in 
 
  Sense  3 
  explode,  burst 
  =>  crump 
  =>  go  off 
  =>  erupt,  belch 
 
  Sense  8 
  burst,  bust 
  =>  shatter 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  burst 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  burst 
 
  8  senses  of  burst 
 
  Sense  1 
  burst,  split,  break  open 
  =>  break,  separate,  split  up  fall  apart,  come  apart 
 
  Sense  2 
  break,  burst,  erupt 
  =>  express  emotion,  express  feelings 
 
  Sense  3 
  explode,  burst 
  =>  change  integrity 
 
  Sense  4 
  burst 
  =>  jump,  leap,  bound,  spring 
 
  Sense  5 
  abound,  burst,  bristle 
  =>  have  feature 
 
  Sense  6 
  burst 
  =>  emerge 
 
  Sense  7 
  collapse,  burst 
 
  Sense  8 
  burst,  bust 
  =>  break,  separate,  split  up  fall  apart,  come  apart 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  burst 
 
  burst  used  as  a  verb  is  common  (polysemy  count  =  8) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  burst 
 
  Sense  1 
  burst,  split,  break  open 
  =>  break,  separate,  split  up  fall  apart,  come  apart 
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  Sense  2 
  break,  burst,  erupt 
  =>  express  emotion,  express  feelings 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  explode,  burst 
  =>  change  integrity 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  4 
  burst 
  =>  jump,  leap,  bound,  spring 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  5 
  abound,  burst,  bristle 
  =>  have  feature 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  6 
  burst 
  =>  emerge 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  7 
  collapse,  burst 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  8 
  burst,  bust 
  =>  break,  separate,  split  up  fall  apart,  come  apart 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  bursting 
  bursting  charge 
 
  Overview  of  verb  burst 
 
  The  verb  burst  has  8  senses  (first  6  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (11)  burst,  split,  break  open  --  (break  open  or  apart  suddenly;  "The  bubble  burst") 
  2.  (7)  break,  burst,  erupt  --  (force  out  or  release  suddenly  and  often  violently  something  pent  up  "break  into  tears";  "erupt  in  anger") 
  3.  (7)  explode,  burst  --  (burst  outward,  usually  with  noise;  "The  champagne  bottle  exploded") 
  4.  (4)  burst  --  (move  suddenly,  energetically,  or  violently;  "He  burst  out  of  the  house  into  the  cool  night") 
  5.  (2)  abound,  burst,  bristle  --  (be  in  a  state  of  movement  or  action  "The  room  abounded  with  screaming  children";  "The  garden  bristled  with  toddlers") 
  6.  (2)  burst  --  (emerge  suddenly;  "The  sun  burst  into  view") 
  7.  collapse,  burst  --  (cause  to  burst;  "The  ice  broke  the  pipe") 
  8.  burst,  bust  --  (break  open  or  apart  suddenly  and  forcefully;  "The  dam  burst") 
 
  Overview  of  adj  bursting 
 
  The  adj  bursting  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  bursting,  detonating,  exploding  --  ((of  munitions)  going  off  "bursting  bombs";  "an  exploding  nuclear  device";  "a  spectacular  display  of  detonating  anti-tank  mines") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  bursting 
 
  1  sense  of  bursting 
 
  Sense  1 
  bursting,  detonating,  exploding 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  explosive)  ->  nonexplosive 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  bursting 
 
  1  sense  of  bursting 
 
  Sense  1 
  bursting,  detonating,  exploding 
  =>  explosive  (vs.  nonexplosive) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  bursting 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  bursting 
 
  bursting  used  as  an  adjective  is  very  rare  (polysemy  count  =  1) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  bursting 
  bursting 
 
  Overview  of  verb  burst 
 
  The  verb  burst  has  8  senses  (first  6  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (11)  burst,  split,  break  open  --  (break  open  or  apart  suddenly;  "The  bubble  burst") 
  2.  (7)  break,  burst,  erupt  --  (force  out  or  release  suddenly  and  often  violently  something  pent  up  "break  into  tears";  "erupt  in  anger") 
  3.  (7)  explode,  burst  --  (burst  outward,  usually  with  noise;  "The  champagne  bottle  exploded") 
  4.  (4)  burst  --  (move  suddenly,  energetically,  or  violently;  "He  burst  out  of  the  house  into  the  cool  night") 
  5.  (2)  abound,  burst,  bristle  --  (be  in  a  state  of  movement  or  action  "The  room  abounded  with  screaming  children";  "The  garden  bristled  with  toddlers") 
  6.  (2)  burst  --  (emerge  suddenly;  "The  sun  burst  into  view") 
  7.  collapse,  burst  --  (cause  to  burst;  "The  ice  broke  the  pipe") 
  8.  burst,  bust  --  (break  open  or  apart  suddenly  and  forcefully;  "The  dam  burst") 
 
  Overview  of  adj  bursting 
 
  The  adj  bursting  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  bursting,  detonating,  exploding  --  ((of  munitions)  going  off  "bursting  bombs";  "an  exploding  nuclear  device";  "a  spectacular  display  of  detonating  anti-tank  mines") 



bursting definition