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Definitions of burst:

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Burst.

part of speech: verb transitive

To break by violence; to open suddenly.

part of speech: verb transitive

To break into pieces: to break open suddenly or by violence.

part of speech: present participle

Bursting.

part of speech: noun

A sudden outbreak.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To break open by flying to pieces; to explode; to break suddenly into action, speech, or feeling; usually with out, upon, into, etc.; as, to burst into tears; appear or disappear suddenly; as, a scene bursts upon the view.

part of speech: noun

A sudden breakage; an explosion; a violent outbreak.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To fly open or break in pieces: to break forth or away:- pa. t. and pa. p. burst.

part of speech: verb

To break open forcibly or with sudden violence; to break away from; to come upon unexpectedly; to break forth, or into, with violence; to rend by force.

part of speech: noun

A violent or sudden breaking forth; as, a burst of applause; a sudden explosion; a rush; a spurt.

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