tarrying


tarrying
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  • Tarrying — Tarry Tar ry, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tarried}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tarrying}.] [OE. tarien to irritate (see {Tarre}); but with a change of sense probably due to confusion with OE. targen to delay, OF. targier, fr. (assumed) LL. tardicare, fr. L.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tarrying — Synonyms and related words: dalliance, dallying, dawdling, delaying, dilatoriness, dilatory, dillydallying, dolce far niente, dragging, goofing off, idling, lag, lagging, lazing, lingering, loafing, loitering, lolling, lollygagging, lounging,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tarrying — sb. == delay. RG. 207 …   Oldest English Words

  • tarrying — tar·ry || tɑːrɪ n. stay, sojourn, delay v. stay, sojourn, delay, linger, wait adj. full of tar …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tarrying — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • tarrying irons — noun plural : tiring irons …   Useful english dictionary

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