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tearaway

[tair-uh-wey] /ˈtɛər əˌweɪ/
adjective
1.
designed to be easily separated or opened by tearing:
a box with a tearaway seal.
noun
2.
British. a wild, reckless person.
Origin of tearaway
1825-1835
1825-35; adj., noun use of verb phrase tear away
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