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Tears

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crying, weeping, tearsnoun

    the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)

    "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

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  1. Tears

    Tears are secretions that clean and lubricate the eyes. Lacrimation or lachrymation is the production or shedding of tears. Strong emotions such as sorrow, elation, awe and pleasure, as well as irritation of the eyes, laughing, and yawning may lead to an increased production of tears, or crying.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Tears

    The fluid secreted by the lacrimal glands. This fluid moistens the CONJUNCTIVA and CORNEA.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Tears' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2366

Anagrams for Tears »

  1. arste, aster, rates, resat, setar, stare, tares, tarse, Taser, taser, teras

  2. Arste

  3. Taser

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tears in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tears in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Tears in a Sentence

  1. John B. Gough:

    What is a minority The chosen heroes of this earth have been in a minority. There is not a social, political, or religious privilege that you enjoy today that was not bought for you by the blood and tears and patient suffering of the minority. It is the minority that have stood in the van of every moral conflict, and achieved all that is noble in the history of the world.

  2. Concierge Bert Momotomi:

    I had obtained a lei from our lei-making instructor and we prayed together as we tossed the lei into the ocean, it was extremely gratifying to help this woman who had tears rolling down her face with her dream of bringing Aloha Pumehana home.

  3. LyriKal:

    I'd rather cry for today and live in the spring of joy tomorrow; than die in collective tears tomorrow for the regrets of today

  4. Omar Khayym:

    The Moving Finger writes and, having writ, Moves on nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it.

  5. Unknown:

    For my tears fall upon them, the blood of life awakens them.

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    marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions
    • A. nasty
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