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busted


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  busted 
  adj  1:  (used  informally  especially  of  bones)  fractured;  "my  arm  is 
  busted";  "I  got  my  head  busted  in  the  fight";  "can't 
  play  with  a  busted  baseball  bat" 
  2:  suddenly  and  violently  broken  open  especially  from  internal 
  pressure;  "a  burst  balloon";  "burst  pipes";  "burst  seams"; 
  "a  ruptured  appendix";  (`busted'  is  an  informal  term  for 
  `burst'  as  in  "a  busted  balloon")  [syn:  {burst},  {ruptured}] 
  3:  out  of  working  order  "a  broken  washing  machine";  "the  coke 
  machine  is  broken";  (`busted'  is  an  informal  substitute 
  for  `broken'  as  in  "the  coke  machine  is  busted")  [syn:  {broken}] 




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