Teardrop tattoo - Wikipedia

The teardrop tattoo or tear tattoo is a symbolic tattoo of a tear that is placed underneath the eye.The teardrop is one of the most widely recognised prison tattoos and has various meanings.. It can signify that the wearer has spent time in prison, or more specifically that the wearer was raped while incarcerated and tattooed by the rapist as a "property" mark and for humiliation, since facial ...…