how to pronounce buster


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buster is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of buster in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… backyard bunker buster consider whether …”

meanings of buster


  1. Someone or something remarkable, especially for being loud, large, etc..
  2. A cheat's die whose sides bear only certain combinations of spots, so that undesirable values can never be rolled.
  3. A broncobuster.
  4. (chiefly colloquial, with 'of') Someone who or something that 'breaks', tames, or overpowers a specified person or thing.
  5. A molting crab.
  6. A loaf of bread.
  7. A gale, a strong wind; a southerly buster.
  8. Forming compounds denoting a team, weapon, or device specialized in the destruction of the first element.
  9. A drinking spree, a binge.
  10. Forming compounds denoting an agent or agency tasked with reducing or eliminating the first element.
  11. A form of address, particularly of men: guy, dude, fella, mack, buddy, loser. (Originally as 'old buster.).
  12. A heavy fall; (also performing arts) a staged fall, a pratfall.
  13. Someone who or something that bursts, breaks, or destroys a specified thing.


  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name.
  3. Term of address for a man.
  4. A male nickname.

buster frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word buster occurs in english on average 2.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics buster can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that buster can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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