Definition of ball-tearer in English:

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ball-tearer

noun

Australian informal
Something outstanding of its kind.
Example sentences
  • From a lacklustre entry with too few titles to some absolute ball-tearers out now, things just keep getting better.
  • It's all ball-tearer stuff, easy to use and effective.
  • For the third time in a row, the Swans and Eagles produced a low-scoring but veritable ball-tearer of a match.

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