Definitions of tearing
  1. adjective
    marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid
    “in a tearing rage”
    synonyms: fierce, trigger-happy, vehement, violent
    possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree
  2. noun
    shedding tears
    synonyms: lachrymation, lacrimation, watering
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    type of:
    activity, bodily function, bodily process, body process
    an organic process that takes place in the body
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