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tearing (out)

verb
present participle of tear (out)

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to draw out by force or with effort
  • you'll never tear that secret out of me

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“Tearing (out).” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tearing%20(out). Accessed 16 December 2019.

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