“Burst”: vocabulary meaning.
- Suddenly break into pieces. Imagine a balloon when you prick it with something sharp like a needle for example or if you blow it too much. In addition, if the balloon is filled with water, if it bursts, all the liquid will come out. It all happens suddenly and forcefully.
Other examples of “burst” vocabulary in a sentence
- I’m afraid the pipes may burst, they are very old.
- Why did you burst the balloon?
- She burst out crying when he told her it was over.
“Burst”: use in context explanation
The wife is joking about her breasts. They are so big that if she pricks them with something pointy like a stick, they may burst.