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.
- 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