- designed to be easily removed by tearing, usually along a perforated line: a sales letter with a tear-off order blank.
Origin of tear-off
First recorded in 1885–90; adj., noun use of verb phrase tear off
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The German motto to-day on the tear-off calendar is: "What is to be clarified must first ferment."Zones of the Spirit