a sheet or page torn from a magazine, journal, or the like, as one containing an advertisement and sent to the advertiser as proof of publication.
a page in a newspaper or periodical that is cut or perforated so that it can be easily torn out
noun 1. tear bomb.
- Tear someone down
tear someone a new asshole
noun 1. a mark or wet streak left by tears.
[teer-steynd] /ˈtɪərˌsteɪnd/ adjective 1. marked or wet with tears: a tear-stained letter. 2. showing traces of tears or signs of having wept: tear-stained cheeks.