Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TEAR UP

He'd tear up my cornfields and meadows and put factories and mills in their place!

And they all pressed upon her, and wanted to tear up the shirts of mail.

With a glance at Gustav, Ernest began to tear up the papers.

If you will take my advice you will tear up that warrant, my friend.

One cannot tear up at once the deep-rooted affections of years.

She had threatened to tear up her contract, to complain to the consul.

And Coucon began to tear up the carpet, and then to sound the boards.

I will not let you tear up and down stairs all day in this fashion.

I take my plow, as my tool, and I tear up the soil and prepare it for my harvest.

You see, there was no stuff, and I had to tear up the floor.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.