Italian translation of 'tearing'
Example Sentences Including 'tearing'
Graham struck him across the face with the barrel of his Beretta, tearing open a gash in his cheek.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
Ah well, can't expect you to think about me, you're tearing about with your London life-- ' `Mother.Lost Children
He demonstrated by tearing off a long splinter with his fingers.LOST SUMMER (2002)
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Word forms: past tense tore, past participle torn
- (rip, hole)
strappoyour shirt has a tear in it
hai uno strappo nella camicia,
hai la camicia strappatathere was a small tear in the sleeve
c'era un piccolo strappo sulla manica
strapparetorn by remorse
tormentato(‑a) dal rimorsotorn by war (figurative)
devastato(‑a) dalla guerratorn by his emotions
combattuto(‑a)he was torn between going and staying
era combattuto tra andare e restareto tear to pieces or to bits or to shreds (also figurative)
fare a pezzi or a brandellito tear a muscle
strapparsi un muscoloto tear a hole in (shirt)
fare un buco in(argument)
dimostrare che fa acquato tear a letter or an envelope open
aprire una busta strappandolabe careful or you'll tear the page
stai attento o strapperai la paginahe tore his jacket
gli si è strappata la giaccaI've torn my jeans
mi si sono strappati i jeansthat's torn it! (British, informal)
sono fregato! (or siamo fregati! etc)
it won't tear, it's very strong
- (be ripped)
- (subj, person, animal)
to tear at sth
non si strappa, è molto resistente
- (be ripped)
Example Sentences Including 'tear'
I keep you waiting for an hour and then tear your throat out.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
His sense of frustration and disappointment caused a tear to dribble down his thin cheek.The Last Raven
Only then did Whitlock see it, its jaws open to reveal the row of serrated teeth which could tear a man in half.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
Translation of tearing from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary