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bursting point

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noun

the point at which normal capacity is exceeded.
a stage of emotion at which self-control is lost.

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burst into, burst out, burst with, burster, bursting, bursting point, bursting strength, burstone, burt, burthen, burton

Origin of bursting point

First recorded in 1900–05
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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