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bust out

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  1. To be dismissed from a school for academic failure (1920+)
  2. To lose all one's money gambling, esp at craps; tap out (1960s+)
  3. break out (1930+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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