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burst

/boys/ [ in reference to ejaculation; cf. Krio wata bos 'water bursts': water comes out in a spate, suddenly and unexpectedly KED] v. (of men) to have sexual intercourse; to ejaculate: 1971 Young boys in my teenage years were constantly searching for this woman who would - cause them to "pop their water" or "burst" (to lose their virginity) (McCartney 110). (Black) —n. 1. [cf. BURST v] sexual intercourse: have a burst, catch a burst (youth slang). (Nassau, Exuma)

2. [cf. Jam. /bus/ idem (Cassidy p.c.); cf. DAS bust a failure; to ruin something; to make a mistake] something which does not turn out as well as expected; a disappointment, especially one involving embarrassment or humiliation (youth slang): Da 's a burst! [said after someone had been corrected] (Nassau).

Tags: noun, sexuality, verb, youth slang

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Last update: 2012-01-08 17:27
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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