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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

mark or wet streak left by tears

Usage examples (37)
  • On thy dear old tear-stained leaves I love to look;
  • But he looks straight at the blushing, bashful, tear-stained face.
  • The woman's face is tear-stained, with long dark lines trailing down.
  • "You're so sweet to me!" choked Louisa, raising her tear-stained face. for more
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