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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. tear, tear, tear: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. tear, tear: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. tear: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. tear: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. tear, tear, tear, tear: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. tear: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. tear: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Tear: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. tear: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. tear: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. tear: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. tear: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. tear (n.), tear (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. tear: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. tear: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. tear: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. Tear (Wheel of Time), Tear (disambiguation), Tear (scratch), Tear (song), Tear: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. tear: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Tear: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. tear: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. tear: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Tear: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. tear: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. tear: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  25. Tear, Tear: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. Tear: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  27. tear: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. tear: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. tear: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. tear: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. tear: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tear: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tear: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tear: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Tear: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. tear: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. tear: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Tear: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. tear: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  2. TEAR: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. TEAR: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. tear: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Tear: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]
  2. tear: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tear: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (tear)

noun:  the act of tearing ("He took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear")
noun:  a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands ("His story brought tears to her eyes")
noun:  an occasion for excessive eating or drinking
noun:  an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart
verb:  move quickly and violently
verb:  fill with tears or shed tears ("Her eyes were tearing")
verb:  to separate or be separated by force
verb:  separate or cause to separate abruptly ("Tear the paper")
verb:  strip of feathers
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #49083)

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