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burn out to stop functioning because of a technical mistake or lack of fuel. [2 definitions]
burnt a past tense and past participle of burn.
burn the midnight oil to stay awake very late for work or study.
burp (informal) the act of letting gas out from the mouth in a loud manner; belch. [3 definitions]
burrito a Mexican food made of a flour tortilla stuffed with meat, cheese, beans, and other foods.
burro a small donkey often used to carry supplies.
burrow a hole or tunnel dug by certain animals for use as a hiding place or home. [3 definitions]
burst to break, open up, or explode suddenly. [7 definitions]
Burundi a central African country between Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The capital of Burundi is Bujumbura.
bury to cover in the ground with dirt. [2 definitions]
bury one's head in the sand to avoid the truth.
bury the hatchet to make peace; forget past conflicts.
bus1 a long motor vehicle with many rows of seats used to carry large numbers of people. Buses usually travel along a regular route. [3 definitions]
bush1 a low plant with many woody branches; shrub.
bushel1 in the US, a unit of measure equal to 4 pecks or 32 quarts, used for measuring grain and other dry products. [2 definitions]
bushy looking like a bush; thick and shaggy.
business the work a person does to earn money; job or trade. [5 definitions]
businessman a man who works in business, especially in a high position at a company.
businesswoman a woman who works in business.
bus stop a place along a bus route where the bus will stop to let people get on or off the bus.
bust1 a sculpture or statue that shows the upper part of the human body from the head to the shoulders or chest.