lachrymation lachrymation

Definition(s):

  • (n) shedding tears

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Ellen gives Brian to a school teacher for adoption, and there the lachrymation bursts forth.

News

  • So Did Eliot Spitzer Cry on TV, Or Were Those Crocodile Tears?

    Can Eliot Spitzer show real human emotion by emitting a clear liquid from his eyes through the process of lachrymation? That was the question Tuesday morning as some of our most formidable investigators tried to figure out if Spitzer cried on MSNBC's Morning Joe. 
    on July 9, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

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