Bedeutung von “tear” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb 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:

I’m torn between the apple pie and the chocolate cookie.

(Definition von “tear verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)