Definition of bust-up noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbʌst ʌp//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbʌst ʌp//
    (informal, especially British English) Anger
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  1. 1a bad argument or very angry disagreement synonym row2 Sue and Tony had a bust-up and aren't speaking to each other. See related entries: Anger
  2. 2the end of a relationship synonym break-up the final bust-up of their marriage
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bust-up

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