Definition of 'teary'
Example sentences containing 'teary'
The Sun (2013)
There have been a few teary moments.The Sun (2013)
So that gets me teary sometimes.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2011) Christianity Today (2000)
I am getting a bit teary.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2016)
I hear people get teary over the part where I get on stage.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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