How Do You Spell BURST?

Correct spelling for the English word "burst" is [b_ˈɜː_s_t], [bˈɜːst], [bˈɜːst]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of BURST

  1. the act of exploding or bursting something; "the explosion of the firecrackers awoke the children"; "the burst of an atom bomb creates enormous radiation aloft"

Common Misspellings for BURST

Below is the list of 260 misspellings for the word "burst".

Usage Examples for BURST

  1. And the poor woman burst into tears. - "The Turn of the Screw" by Henry James
  2. This expression struck me as being so funny that I burst out laughing, though I had to stop and think for a second before I could quite see what Mr. Doremus really meant; but I wouldn't forget my point in a laugh. - "Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water" by Lowell, Orson
  3. But the ribbon- parachutes did not burst. - "Space Tug" by Murray Leinster
  4. Ayala had thought of this for a moment, and then had burst into tears. - "Ayala's Angel" by Anthony Trollope
  5. Afy burst into a laugh. - "East Lynne" by Mrs. Henry Wood