bust out

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bust out (of (some place)) definition

  1. in.
    to break out of some place, especially a prison. (Bust is a nonstandard form of burst meaning “break” here.) : Somehow the gangsters busted out of prison and left the country.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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