Definitions of torn

  1. Of TEAR, v. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. Pa.p. of TEAR: (B.) stolen. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. Past participle of the transitive and intransitive verb tear. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. disrupted by the pull of contrary forces; "torn between love and hate"; "torn by conflicting loyalties"; "torn by religious dissensions" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. Ruptured; pulled asunder with some degree of violence. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for torn

  1. Possibly it has got torn up, and I have kept you all this time for nothing. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  2. As so many of the inhabitants had left the town, the abandoned houses were torn down for fuel. – The Siege of Boston by Allen French