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Princeton's WordNet

  1. teardropnoun

    anything shaped like a falling drop (as a pendant gem on an earring)

  2. tear, teardropnoun

    a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands

    "his story brought tears to her eyes"


  1. teardropnoun

    a single tear (clear, salty liquid secreted by the eye).

    Devin's teardrop landed on Cody's head.

  2. teardropnoun

    The shape of a drop of liquid about to fall.


  1. Teardrop

    Teardrop is a song by English trip hop group Massive Attack. It features vocals and lyrics by Elizabeth Fraser, who had been the lead singer for the Scottish rock band Cocteau Twins. The song was released as the second single from Massive Attack's third studio album, Mezzanine, on 27 April 1998. In the United Kingdom, it peaked at number 10, becoming the group's highest-charting single and only top-ten hit in their native country. It additionally reached number one in Iceland and became a top-twenty hit in Australia, Ireland and New Zealand, as well as in Denmark in 2012. The music video notably features a foetus singing in the womb. The song has often been featured in various television programmes.


  1. teardrop

    A teardrop is a shape or form that resemble a drop of liquid falling downwards, typically wider and rounded at the base and tapering off at the top, like a tear shed from the eye. It may also refer to a single tear itself or anything else that shares the same form, such as a jewelry pendant or a style of tattoo.


  1. Teardrop

    "Teardrop" is a song by Massive Attack, which was first released on their 1998 album Mezzanine. It was released as a single on 27 April 1998. The song became another UK hit for the group, peaking at number 10 on the UK Singles Chart. The song features vocals by Elizabeth Fraser of the Cocteau Twins. The song is also known for its use in numerous TV programs and movies, notably as the theme song, on American TV, of the medical television series House. The instrumental portions of the song at the beginning and the end which feature a bass drum beat reminiscent of a heartbeat are used in the opening theme.

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  1. parroted

  2. predator

  3. prorated

  4. protrade

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of teardrop in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of teardrop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of teardrop in a Sentence

  1. Linda Haynes-Williams:

    I'm getting my first tattoo in honor of him and I'm scared to death, it looks like a dove holding his symbol, flying away and the dove has a teardrop coming out of its eye.

  2. Mary Queen of Scots:

    If I could be anything in the world I would want to be a teardrop because I would be born in your eyes, live on your cheeks, and die on your lips.

  3. Stephanie Baker:

    This find really challenged us. We compared the assembled skullcap to all of the other examples of hominins in the Cradle area. Eventually, its teardrop shape and relatively big brain cavity meant we were looking at Homo erectus.

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