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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having tears in the eyes, as from emotion: teary-eyed wedding guests.
  • adj. Marked by tears or weeping: a teary-eyed confession.

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

  • adj. with eyes full of tears


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