Definition of bust :
1. A piece of sculpture representing the upper part of the human figure, including the head, shoulders, and breast.
2. The portion of the human figure included between the head and waist, whether in statuary or in the person; the chest or thorax; the upper part of the trunk of the body.
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fail (part of speech: verb)
representation (part of speech: noun)
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sculpture (part of speech: noun)
failure (part of speech: noun)
- Her shoulders and bust were superb, and her small head was beautifully set on a lovely, rather long, neck. - "The Woman With The Fan", Robert Hichens.
- Napoleon's own portrait was made in full length twice, and in bust ten times. - "The Tapestry Book", Helen Churchill Candee.
- But one can no more think of a full- blown civilization without tailors than one can imagine a complex state of society in which, for example, the contemporary Saturday Evening Post would publish its Exclusive Saturday Evening Styles, and gentlemen would habitually buy their patterns by bust- measure and cut out their new suits at home on the dining- room table. - "The Perfect Gentleman", Ralph Bergengren.