noun Scot. and North England.
Words nearby lear
Origin of lear
Definition for lears (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for lears
For Lears threats, what could he do to him, whose life was already at his service, that should not hinder duty from speaking?The Chautauquan, Vol. III, February 1883|The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle
Something comes choking in ones throat, climbing like Lears hysterica passio.The Curate in Charge|Margaret Oliphant
Yet the King Lears of later times have been all beard, or very nearly so.A Book of the Play|Dutton Cook