|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (imp. & p. p.) of Burst.
2. (v. i.) To fly apart or in pieces; of break open; to yield to force or pressure, especially to a sudden and violent exertion of force, or to pressure from within; to explode; as, the boiler had burst; the buds will burst in spring.
3. (v. i.) To exert force or pressure by which something is made suddenly to give way; to break through obstacles or limitations; hence, to appear suddenly and unexpectedly or unaccountably, or to depart in such manner; -- usually with some qualifying adverb or preposition, as forth, out, away, into, upon, through, etc.
4. (v. t.) To break or rend by violence, as by an overcharge or by strain or pressure, esp. from within; to force open suddenly; as, to burst a cannon; to burst a blood vessel; to burst open the doors.
5. (v. t.) To break.
6. (v. t.) To produce as an effect of bursting; as, to burst a hole through the wall.
7. (n.) A sudden breaking forth; a violent rending; an explosion; as, a burst of thunder; a burst of applause; a burst of passion; a burst of inspiration.
8. (n.) Any brief, violent exertion or effort; a spurt; as, a burst of speed.
9. (n.) A sudden opening, as of landscape; a stretch; an expanse.
10. (n.) A rupture or hernia; a breach.
Burst (33 Occurrences)
Matthew 7:27 The heavy rain descends, the swollen torrents come, and the winds blow and burst upon the house, and it falls; and disastrous is the fall." (WEY)
Matthew 9:17 Neither do people put new wine into old wineskins, or else the skins would burst, and the wine be spilled, and the skins ruined. No, they put new wine into fresh wineskins, and both are preserved." (WEB ASV BBE DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Mark 2:22 No one puts new wine into old wineskins, or else the new wine will burst the skins, and the wine pours out, and the skins will be destroyed; but they put new wine into fresh wineskins." (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Luke 5:37 No one puts new wine into old wineskins, or else the new wine will burst the skins, and it will be spilled, and the skins will be destroyed. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Luke 6:49 But he who has heard and not practised is like a man who has built a house upon the soft soil without a foundation, against which the torrent bursts, and immediately it collapses, and terrible is the wreck and ruin of that house." (Root in WEY NAS)
Luke 23:18 Then the whole multitude burst out into a shout. "Away with this man," they said, "and release Barabbas to us" (WEY)
Acts 1:18 Now this man obtained a field with the reward for his wickedness, and falling headlong, his body burst open, and all his intestines gushed out. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 27:14 But it was not long before a furious north-east wind, coming down from the mountains, burst upon us and carried the ship out of her course. (WEY)
Genesis 7:11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on the same day all the fountains of the great deep were burst open, and the sky's windows were opened. (WEB BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 27:34 When Esau heard the words of his father, he cried with an exceeding great and bitter cry, and said to his father, "Bless me, even me also, my father." (See NIV)
Joshua 9:13 These wineskins, which we filled, were new; and behold, they are torn. These our garments and our shoes have become old because of the very long journey." (See RSV)
Job 26:8 He binds up the waters in his thick clouds, and the cloud is not burst under them. (WEB NAS NIV)
Job 32:19 Behold, my breast is as wine which has no vent; like new wineskins it is ready to burst. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Job 38:8 And who shut up the sea with doors, when it burst forth, issuing out of the womb? (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 2:3 "Let's break their bonds apart, and cast their cords from us." (See RSV)
Psalms 60:1 For the Chief Musician. To the tune of "The Lily of the Covenant." A teaching poem by David, when he fought with Aram Naharaim and with Aram Zobah, and Joab returned, and killed twelve thousand of Edom in the Valley of Salt. God, you have rejected us. You have broken us down. You have been angry. Restore us, again. (See NIV)
Psalms 98:4 Make a joyful noise to Yahweh, all the earth! Burst out and sing for joy, yes, sing praises! (WEB NIV)
Proverbs 3:10 So shall thy barns be filled with plenty, and thy presses shall burst out with new wine. (KJV WBS RSV)
Isaiah 44:23 Make a song, O heavens, for the Lord has done it: give a loud cry, you deep parts of the earth: let your voices be loud in song, you mountains, and you woods with all your trees: for the Lord has taken up the cause of Jacob, and will let his glory be seen in Israel. (See NIV)
Isaiah 49:13 Let your voice be loud in song, O heavens; and be glad, O earth; make sounds of joy, O mountains, for the Lord has given comfort to his people, and will have mercy on his crushed ones. (See NIV)
Isaiah 54:1 Let your voice be loud in song, O woman without children; make melody and sounds of joy, you who did not give birth: for the children of her who had no husband are more than those of the married wife, says the Lord. (See NIV)
Isaiah 55:12 For you will go out with joy, and be guided in peace: the mountains and the hills will make melody before you, and all the trees of the fields will make sounds of joy. (See NIV)
Jeremiah 2:20 For of old time I have broken your yoke, and burst your bonds; and you said, I will not serve; for on every high hill and under every green tree you bowed yourself, playing the prostitute. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Jeremiah 5:5 I will get me to the great men, and will speak to them; for they know the way of Yahweh, and the law of their God. But these with one accord have broken the yoke, and burst the bonds. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 23:19 Behold, the storm of Yahweh, even his wrath, is gone forth, yes, a whirling storm: it shall burst on the head of the wicked. (WEB ASV BBE RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 30:8 It shall come to pass in that day, says Yahweh of Armies, that I will break his yoke from off your neck, and will burst your bonds; and strangers shall no more make him their bondservant; (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS RSV)
Jeremiah 30:23 Behold, the storm of Yahweh, even his wrath, is gone forth, a sweeping storm: it shall burst on the head of the wicked. (WEB ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 7:10 Behold, the day, behold, it comes: your doom is gone forth; the rod has blossomed, pride has budded. (See NIV)
Ezekiel 13:11 say unto them which daub it with untempered mortar that it shall fall: there shall be an overflowing rain, and ye, O great hailstones, shall fall, and a stormy wind shall burst forth. (DBY NIV)
Ezekiel 13:13 Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: I will cause to burst forth a stormy wind in my fury; and there shall be an overflowing rain in mine anger, and hail-stones in fury for utter destruction. (DBY)
Ezekiel 32:2 Son of man, make a song of grief for Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and say to him, Young lion of the nations, destruction has come on you; and you were like a sea-beast in the seas, sending out bursts of water, troubling the waters with your feet, making their streams dirty. (Root in BBE NAS RSV)
Joel 2:8 Neither does one jostle another; they march everyone in his path, and they burst through the defenses, and don't break ranks. (WEB ASV BBE NAS RSV)
Nahum 1:13 Now will I break his yoke from off you, and will burst your bonds apart." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)