Spellcheck dictionary
  • Spellcheck dictionary
  • Misspelling dictionary

How to Pronounce tear?

Correct pronunciation for the word "tear" is [tˈi͡ə], [tˈi‍ə], [t_ˈiə].

Definition of tear

  1. A rent or fissure.
  2. To be rent; to rave; to rage; to rant; to move and act with violence.
  3. A drop or small quantity of the limpid fluid secreted by the lachrymal gland, and appearing in the eyes or flowing from the eyes; something like a tear.
  4. To separate by violence or pulling; to rend; to lacerate: to shatter; to pull with violence; to remove by violence. To tear from, to separate and take away by force. To tear off, to pull off by violence. To tear up, to rip up.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are the misspellings for tear?

What are similar-sounding words for tear?

What is the present tense of Tear?

  • The personal forms of the verb "tear" in the present tense are as follows:

  • - I tear

  • - You tear

  • - He/She/It tears

  • - We tear

  • - You tear

  • - They tear
  • What is the past tense of Tear?

  • The past tense forms of the verb "tear" are:

  • 1. First-person singular: I tore

  • 2. Second-person singular: You tore

  • 3. Third-person singular: He/she/it tore

  • 4. First-person plural: We tore

  • 5. Second-person plural: You tore

  • 6. Third-person plural: They tore
  • What is the adverb for tear?

    The adverb form of the word "tear" is "tearfully".

    What is the adjective for tear?

    The adjective form of the word "tear" is "tearful".

    Usage over time for tear:

    This graph shows how "tear" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    Synonyms for Tear:


    Add the infographic to your website:

    Word of the day


    • 5tda
    • 6da
    • 6tda