-buster

[[t]-bʌstə(r)[/t]]
-busters
1) COMB in N-COUNT -buster combines with nouns to form new nouns which refer to someone who breaks a particular law.

The Security Council will consider taking future actions against sanction-busters.

...copyright-busters.

Syn:
-breaker
2) COMB in N-COUNT -buster combines with nouns to form new nouns which refer to someone or something that fights or overcomes the specified crime or undesirable activity.

Hoover was building his reputation as a crime-buster.

...fraud-busters.


English dictionary. 2008.

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