Phrasal Verb: Tear off

Tear off

Remove part of a form or letter using your hands, not scissors

Example:She TORE the slip OFF the bottom of the form and sent it with her cheque.

Tear off

Leave at high speed

Example:The police TORE OFF in their car after arresting her.

Tear off

Remove with force

Example:The storm TORE the roof OFF.

Tear off

Remove completely

Example:She TORE OFF the ticket, leaving only the stub.

Other Phrasal Verbs

We have 8 phrasal verbs with 'TEAR'