This old building isn't worth fixing up. It would be better to tear it down.
If he sends me any letters, I just tear them up and throw them away.
To those who would tear the world down: we will defeat you.
If she's not careful she'll tear a ligament doing that.
I tear my clothes when I work in the garden.
The warranty doesn't cover normal wear and tear.
burst into tears
Oh name forever sad! forever dear! Still breathed in sighs, still ushered with a tear.
As the boat sailed on westwards, the captain looked back at how far they had come, and felt a tear prick the corner of his eye.
We cannot tear a single page from our life, but we can throw the book into the fire.
He sought serenity, closeted in study, remote from the wear and tear of the world.
The child was crying and there were tears coming down his cheeks.
She passed the thread through the pinhole and quickly mended the tear.
nom pl слёзы, g pl слёз, d pl слезам; слёзы радости tears of joy
I was in tears by the end of the film She had tears running down her face I could see he was close to tears (almost crying)