a lump or blob of solidified tar resulting from an oil spill, natural seepage from the sea, or other source, that resists biodegradation and often washes up on beaches.
noun 1. Ida Minerva, 1857–1944, U.S. author.
noun 1. a city in and the capital of Hautes-Pyrénées, in SW France. Hautes-Pyrénées [oht-pee-rey-ney] /oʊt pi reɪˈneɪ/ noun 1. a department in SW France. 1751 sq. mi. (4535 sq. km). Capital: Tarbes. noun 1. a town in SW France: noted for the breeding of Anglo-Arab horses. Pop: 46 275 (1999) Hautes-Pyrénées /French otpirene/ noun […]
noun 1. a tasseled cap of cloth or felt, usually red, that is worn by Muslim men either by itself or as the inner part of the turban. noun 1. a felt or cloth brimless cap resembling the fez, usually red and often with a silk tassel, worn alone or as part of a turban […]
- Tar boy
noun 1. (Austral & NZ, informal) a boy who applies tar to the skin of sheep cut during shearing