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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crying, weeping, tearsnoun

    the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)

    "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

    Synonyms:
    crying, weeping

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tearsnoun

    Associated words:
    lachrymal, lachrymation, lachrymatory, lachrymals, lachrymiform, lachrymary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tears":

    tear, crying, sobs

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How to use tears in a sentence?

  1. Nim Bahadur Thapa:

    I feel very sad, but this is no time for tears, we're not the only family suffering.

  2. Kenneth Stuck:

    The Army casualty office called me and told me that ‘we have your brother,’ i had to pull over and call my son to tell him to come get me because my car was flooded -- with my tears.

  3. Suniya Luthar:

    You see this person who is almost but not quite grown-up physically, saying at one moment, 'Leave me alone. I've got this figured out. Let me do it my way,' or 'Don't ask me questions,' and so on, and on the other hand, they (are) crushed in tears, and looking to you for comfort just like a child. They might cry like the children they used to be, but being able to actually comfort them is nowhere near as easy.

  4. Mayim Bialik:

    Everything was a competition, these were not my people. I left in tears. Moms are so competitive! Why is that? Is it because we’re just catty and combative by nature? Is it because we’re bored and we have nothing better to do?

  5. Charles Evans:

    We have had different points in time since the downturn where certain regions of the world thought they could delink against the rest of the world. There’s often a trail of tears that follows that hope that their own area is stronger. That makes me nervous.

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