marked or wet with tears:
a tear-stained letter.
showing traces of tears or signs of having wept:
- Tear stone
tear stone n. See dacryolith.
noun 1. a strip or string that is pulled to open a can, box, candy wrapper, etc.
adjective, tearier, teariest. 1. of or like tears. 2. tearful. adjective tearier, teariest 1. characterized by, covered with, or secreting tears 2. given to weeping; tearful
adjective 1. with tears welling up in one’s eyes: teary-eyed mourners.