Definition of Tarriest

1. Adjective. (superlative of tarry) ¹

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Definition of Tarriest

1. tarry [adj] - See also: tarry

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tarriest

tarragon oil
tarragons
tarras
tarrases
tarre
tarred
tarred-and-feathered(a)
tarred with the same brush
tarres
tarriance
tarriances
tarried
tarrier
tarriers
tarries
tarriest (current term)
tarriness
tarrinesses
tarring
tarrings
tarrock
tarrocks
tarrow
tarrowed
tarrowing
tarrows
tarry
tarry cyst
tarrying
tars

Literary usage of Tarriest

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1. The Æneid of Virgil by Virgil (1910)
"Why tarriest thou so long ? What region sends " The long-expected Hector home once more ? " These weary eyes that look on thee have seen "Hosts of thy ..."

2. Notes Explanatory and Practical on the Acts of the Apostles: Designed for ...by Albert Barnes by Albert Barnes (1863)
"And now why tarriest Ihou ? Why lost thou delay, or wait any longer? ... 16 And oow, why tarriest thou ' arise, and be baptized, and wash away thy sins, ..."

3. Evils of the Cities: A Series of Practical and Popular Discourses Delivered by Thomas De Witt Talmage, Richard S. Rhodes (1903)
"WHY tarriest THOU? Why cannot the final glory roll in now? ... Why tarriest Thou? Wilt Thou not, before we go the way of all the earth, let us see Thy ..."

4. Sketches of the History of Christian Art by Alexander Crawford Lindsay Crawford (1885)
"And, seeing Simon ascending, Paul answered, ' Peter, it is time, why tarriest thou? Finish what thou hast begun.'—And Peter, gazing upwards, cried, ..."

5. Sermons on the Public Means of Grace, on the Fasts & Festivals of the Church by Theodore Dehon (1856)
""And now why tarriest thou? arise and be baptised, and wash away thy sins, calling on the name of the Lord. ..."

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