There are 2 translations of tear in Italian:


Pronunciation: /teə(r)/

vt (pt tore pp, torn)


Phrasal verbs

tear apart

vt [fig] (criticize) fare a pezzi; (separate) dividere

tear away

vt tear oneself away from staccarsi da [television] abbandonare a malincuore [party]

tear into

vt [infml] (reprimand) attaccare duramente; (make a vigorous start on) dare dentro a

tear off

vt (carefully) staccare; (violently) strappare

tear open

vt aprire strappando

tear out

vt staccare tear one's hair out mettersi le mani nei capelli

tear up

vt strappare; rompere [agreement]

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