Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Filled or wet with tears.
  • adjective Of or resembling tears.
  • adjective Causing weeping.
  • adjective Inclined to weep.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Full of tears; wet with tears; tearful.
  • Falling in drops like tears.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Wet with tears; tearful.
  • adjective Consisting of tears, or drops like tears.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of a person, having eyes filled with tears; inclined to cry.
  • adjective Of eyes, filled with tears.

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

  • adjective with eyes full of tears

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

tear +‎ -y

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