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tear·ing

 (târ′ĭng)
adj.
Marked by great or violent haste: a tearing hurry.

tearing

(ˈtɛərɪŋ)
adj
violent or furious (esp in the phrase tearing hurry or rush)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tearing - shedding tearstearing - shedding tears      
bodily function, bodily process, body process, activity - an organic process that takes place in the body; "respiratory activity"
Adj.1.tearing - marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictionstearing - marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid; "fierce loyalty"; "in a tearing rage"; "vehement dislike"; "violent passions"
intense - possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree; "intense heat"; "intense anxiety"; "intense desire"; "intense emotion"; "the skunk's intense acrid odor"; "intense pain"; "enemy fire was intense"
Translations

tearing

[ˈtɛərɪŋ] ADJ
1. with a tearing noisecon un ruido de tela que se rasga
2. (fig) at a tearing pacea un paso vertiginoso
to be in a tearing hurryestar muy de prisa

tearing

adj (dated) to be in a tearing hurryes fürchterlich or schrecklich eilig haben

tearing

[ˈtɛərɪŋ] adj to be in a tearing hurryavere una fretta terribile

tear·ing

n. lagrimeo.
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