Teare Definition

1882-89, Various, A Collection of Old English Plays, Vol. II.
Pray, madam, pray: From those faire eyes one penetentiall teare Would force whole legions of heavens brightest Sa[ints] If they have power to intercede for earth To beg for mercy for you.
1913, Edward Hutton, Ravenna, A Study.
Then am I enjoyned, therewith to open her accursed body, and teare out her hard and frozen heart, with her other inwards, as now thou seest me doe, which I give unto my Hounds to feede on.