Bedeutung von “tear sb away” — Learner’s Dictionary

tear sb away

phrasal verb with tear us uk /teər/ verb past tense tore, past participle torn

to make someone stop doing something that they enjoy, in order to do something else:

I'll bring Ian, if I can tear him away from his computer games.

(Definition von “tear sb away” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)