from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that breaks up something: a crime buster.
- n. A broncobuster.
- n. A particularly robust child.
- n. A baby buster.
- n. Informal Fellow. Used in addressing a man or boy, especially out of annoyance: Watch where you're going, buster!
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A guy, fellow; a friend.
- n. A loser, uncool person.
- n. A staged fall, used in theatrical and film comedy.
- n. A person, thing, or event that breaks or overpowers someone or something, often used in compound terms, as crime buster, ballbuster, blockbuster, broncobuster.
- n. Something huge.
- n. A riotous, dashing young fellow.
- n. A spree.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Something huge; a roistering blade; also, a spree.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Something of extraordinary size.
- n. A roisterer.
- n. A frolic; a spree.
- n. A violent wind.
- n. In Australia, a sudden violent squall from the south.
- n. One who breaks intractable horses to the saddle; a bronco-buster.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an informal form of address for a man
- n. a person who breaks horses
- n. a person (or thing) that breaks up or overpowers something
- n. a robust child
- n. a person born in the generation following the baby boom when the birth rate fell dramatically
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