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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. burst: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. burst: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. burst: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. burst: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. burst: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. burst, burst: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Burst, burst: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. burst: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Burst: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. burst: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. burst: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. burst: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Burst, burst: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. burst: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. burst: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. burst: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. burst: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Burst (band), Burst (village), Burst: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. burst: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Burst: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. burst: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. burst: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. burst: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. burst: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Burst: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. burst: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. burst: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. burst: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. burst: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. burst: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. burst: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burst: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  2. BURST: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Burst (disambiguation), burst: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. burst: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  2. burst: I T Glossary [home, info]
  3. Burst (disambiguation), burst: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burst: MedFriendly Glossary [home, info]
  2. burst: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Burst (disambiguation), burst: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. BURST: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. BURST: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. burst: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burst: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  2. burst: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. burst: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burst: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Burst: Explosives [home, info]
  3. Burst: Glossary of video terms [home, info]
  4. Burst: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  5. burst: SOLAR-TERRESTRIAL TERMS [home, info]
  6. burst: Search Engine Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Burst: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (burst)

noun:  a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason) ("A burst of applause")
noun:  the act of exploding or bursting something ("The burst of an atom bomb creates enormous radiation aloft")
noun:  a sudden violent happening ("An outburst of heavy rain")
noun:  rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms
verb:  break open or apart suddenly ("The bubble burst")
verb:  break open or apart suddenly and forcefully ("The dam burst")
verb:  emerge suddenly ("The sun burst into view")
verb:  move suddenly, energetically, or violently ("He burst out of the house into the cool night")
verb:  be in a state of movement or action
verb:  burst outward, usually with noise
verb:  force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up
verb:  cause to burst
adjective:  suddenly and violently broken open especially from internal pressure (`busted' is an informal term for `burst') ("A burst balloon")

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Words similar to burst:   explode, abound, break, bristle, bursted, bursting, bust, busted, collapse, erupt, explosion, fit, flare-up, fusillade, outburst, ruptured, salvo, split, volley, break open, more...


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