Definition of bring tears to one's eyes
- The sad story brought tears to our eyes.
- Seeing her again brought a tear to his eye.
: to convey, lead, carry, or cause to come along with one toward the place from which the action is being regarded
: to cause to be, act, or move in a special way: such as
: to separate parts of or pull apart by force : rend
: to wound by or as if by pulling apart by force : lacerate
: to divide or disrupt by the pull of contrary forces
: damage from being torn (see 1tear)
: the act of tearing something
: a hurried and violent rush : a tearing pace
: a secretion of profuse tears that overflow the eyelids and dampen the face
: an act of weeping or grieving
: to fill with tears (see 3tear) : shed tears
: a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight
: all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows
: the faculty of seeing with eyes
: to fix the eyes on : look at
: contemplate, consider
: to watch or study closely
What made you want to look up bring tears to one's eyes? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).