Examples of tearjerker in a Sentence
I'm not in the mood to see a tearjerker. Let's watch something funny instead.
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Grab the tissues—this one's going to be a tearjerker!
This episode isn’t a tearjerker, and the show’s loyal watchers will appreciate the break from the tissue box.
This piano ballad—which, playing in Jackson’s 1993 film Poetic Justice, earned an Oscar nomination for best original song in addition to hitting No. 1 on the Hot 100—is a total tearjerker.
Clearly, Midnight Sun is bound to be a tearjerker in the vein of movies like The Notebook and The Last Song.
Nothing akin to the schmaltzy tearjerkers that feel like an assault on the senses, Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight is a portrait almost too touching for words.
The tragic story is one of the most enduring tearjerkers.
Remember Me’ song was a tearjerker on the big screen and even more so in Alexander’s rendition.
Another tearjerker: superteen Chloe Kim's father's reaction to her incredible gold-medal-winning run on the half-pipe course on Monday.
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TEARJERKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tearjerker for English Language Learners
: a story, song, movie, etc., that makes you cry or feel very sad
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