Meaning : A drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands.
His story brought tears to her eyes.
Synonyms : teardrop
Meaning : The act of tearing.
He took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear.
Meaning : To separate or be separated by force.
Planks were in danger of being torn from the crossbars.
Meaning : Fill with tears or shed tears.
Her eyes were tearing.