Die Übersetzung von "tear" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /teər/ us /teər/ present participle tearing, past tense tore, past participle torn

B1 to pull paper, cloth, etc. into pieces, or to make a hole in it by accident

The nail tore a hole in my skirt.
be torn between something and something

to be unable to decide between two choices

estar dividido entre isso e aquilo
I’m torn between the apple pie and the chocolate biscuit.

Phrasal Verb (n)

noun uk /teər/ us /teər/

a hole in a piece of cloth, paper, etc. where it has been torn

rasgo, descosturado
noun uk /tɪər/ us /tɪər/

B1 a drop of water that comes from your eye when you cry

I was in tears (= crying) by the end of the movie.
She burst into tears (= started crying) when she heard the news.

(Die Übersetzung von "tear" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)