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One entry found for rend.
Main Entry: rend
Pronunciation: primarystressrend
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): rent /primarystressrent /; also rend·ed; rend·ing
1 : to remove from place by force : WREST
2 : to split or tear apart or in pieces by force
3 : to tear (the hair or clothing) as a sign of anger, grief, or despair
4 : to affect as if splitting or tearing <silence rent by a scream>

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