busty


busty
busty "having large breasts," 1944, from BUST (Cf. bust) (n.) in the "bosom" sense + -Y (Cf. -y) (2).

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  • busty — ► ADJECTIVE (bustier, bustiest) informal ▪ having large breasts …   English terms dictionary

  • busty — ☆ busty [bus′tē ] adj. bustier, bustiest having a large bust, or bosom …   English World dictionary

  • busty — UK [ˈbʌstɪ] / US adjective Word forms busty : adjective busty comparative bustier superlative bustiest informal a busty woman has large breasts …   English dictionary

  • busty — adjective Having large breasts Cor blimey guvnor, theres a busty blonde yonder! Syn: full bosomed, big breasted …   Wiktionary

  • busty — bust|y [ˈbʌsti] adj informal a woman who is busty has large breasts …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • busty — bust|y [ bʌsti ] adjective INFORMAL a busty woman has large breasts …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • busty — [[t]bʌ̱sti[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe a woman as busty, you mean that she has large breasts. [INFORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • busty — adjective informal a woman who is busty has large breasts …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • busty — adjective (bustier; est) Date: 1944 having a large bust …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • busty — bustiness, n. /bus tee/, adj., bustier, bustiest. Informal. (of a woman) having a large bust; bosomy. [1940 45; BUST1 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium