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Translation of "tear" - English-Turkish dictionary

tear

verb     /teər/ ( past tense tore, past participle torn)
DAMAGE SOMETHING [T]
B1 to pull paper, cloth, etc into pieces, or to make a hole in it by accident yırtmak, yırtılmak The nail had torn a hole in my skirt.Tearing and breaking into pieces
BECOME DAMAGED [I]
If paper, cloth, etc tears, it becomes damaged because it has been pulled. yırtılmak, yırtmak, paramparça etmek Tearing and breaking into pieces
tear sth out of/off/down, etc
to remove something by pulling it quickly and violently yırtarak almak/çıkarmak; yırtmak She tore his picture down from the wall.Tearing and breaking into piecesRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
tear along/about/past, etc informal
to move somewhere very quickly hızlıca hareket etmek The kids were tearing around the house.Moving quickly
be torn between sth and sth
to be unable to decide between two choices iki şey arasında karar verememek; seçenekler arasında seçim yapamamak I'm torn between the apple pie and the chocolate mousse. →  See also pull/tear your hair out Decisions and decidingUncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
(Definition of tear verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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