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  • v. To tear into pieces.
  • v. To damage.
  • v. To succeed dramatically in (an area of endeavor) or against.
  • v. To shed tears.
  • v. To wrench out of the ground.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. tear into shreds


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