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uk   /tɔːn/  us   /tɔːrn/
past participle of tear


adjective uk   /tɔːn/  us   /tɔːrn/
C2 finding it difficult to choose between two possibilities: I was torn. Part of me wanted to leave, and part wanted to stay. She was torn between staying and going.
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