Definition of Tarries

1. Noun. (plural of tarry) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of tarry) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tarries

1. tarry [v] - See also: tarry

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tarries

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

Literary usage of Tarries

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1. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"The woodlark at his partner's side Twitters his closing song— All meet whom day and care divide, But Leonard tarries long. ' WE LOVE THE SHRILL TRUMPET ' WE ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"He considers that his proper home and lari- ***X* » in another world, and therefore regards *he events ot this with the indifference of a guest that tarries ..."

3. Literary California, Poetry, Prose and Portraits by Ella Sterling Mighels (1918)
"AGE tarries NOT Age tarries not for beauty No favors doth he seek : But drawing near Each hurrying year He snatches roses from thy fair, fair cheek. ..."

4. Literary California, Poetry, Prose and Portraits by Ella Sterling Mighels (1918)
"AGE tarries NOT Age tarries not for beauty No favors doth he seek : But drawing near Each hurrying year He snatches roses from thy fair, fair cheek. ..."

5. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"The woodlark at his partner's side Twitters his closing song— All meet whom day and care divide, But Leonard tarries long. ' WE LOVE THE SHRILL TRUMPET ' WE ..."

6. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"He considers that his proper home and lari- ***X* » in another world, and therefore regards *he events ot this with the indifference of a guest that tarries ..."

7. Literary California, Poetry, Prose and Portraits by Ella Sterling Mighels (1918)
"AGE tarries NOT Age tarries not for beauty No favors doth he seek : But drawing near Each hurrying year He snatches roses from thy fair, fair cheek. ..."

8. Literary California, Poetry, Prose and Portraits by Ella Sterling Mighels (1918)
"AGE tarries NOT Age tarries not for beauty No favors doth he seek : But drawing near Each hurrying year He snatches roses from thy fair, fair cheek. ..."

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