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for or bust
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
bust \bust\ (b[u^]st), v. i.
1. To break or burst. [informal]
2. (Card Playing) In blackjack, to draw a card that causes
one's total to exceed twenty-one.
3. To go bankrupt.
to go bust to go bankrupt.
or bust or collapse from the effort; -- used in phrases
expressing determination to do something; as, Oregon or
bust, meaning "We will get to Oregon or die trying."
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