adj : lacking funds; "`skint' is a British slang term" [syn: broke
n 1: a complete failure; "the play was a dismal flop" [syn: flop
2: a sculpture of the head and shoulders of a person
3: an occasion for excessive eating or drinking; "they went on
a bust that lasted three days" [syn: tear
v 1: ruin completely; "He busted my radio!" [syn: break
2: search without warning, make a sudden surprise attack on;
"The police raided the crack house" [syn: raid
3: separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped";
"tear the paper" [syn: tear
4: go to pieces; "The lawn mower finally broke"; "The gears
wore out"; "The old chair finally fell apart completely"
, wear out
, fall apart
5: break open or apart suddenly and forcefully; "The dam burst"