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A tear was a drop of biological lubricant to clean and water the eye. They might also denote an emotional expression for sadness or overwhelming joy. A major component of crying was the shedding of tears.
When Natasha Yar lost some tears due to being placed in the penalty box by Q, Captain Picard told her that there was a new ship's standing order on the bridge allowing her to cry when she was in the penalty box. (TNG: "Hide and Q")