Translation of "tear sth up" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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tear sth up

phrasal verb with tear uk /teər/ us /ter/ verb tore, torn


C1 to tear paper into a lot of small pieces

He tore the letter up and threw it away. 他把信撕碎扔掉了。

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If you tear up an agreement, you refuse to accept it or be controlled by it any more.

She tore up the contract and walked out. 她撕毁合同,然后退席离开。

(Translation of “tear sth up” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)