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tear

noun: a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands; "his story brought tears to her eyes"

noun: an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"

noun: an occasion for excessive eating or drinking; "they went on a bust that lasted three days"

noun: the act of tearing; "he took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear"

verb: separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"

verb: to separate or be separated by force; "planks were in danger of being torn from the crossbars"

verb: move quickly and violently; "The car tore down the street"; "He came charging into my office"

verb: strip of feathers; "pull a chicken"; "pluck the capon"

verb: fill with tears or shed tears; "Her eyes were tearing"


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tear

Length: 4 letters

Scrabble value: 4

Words with Friends value: 4

Literati value: 4

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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