a city in NE Spain, N of Barcelona.
a city in NE Spain: textile centre. Pop: 184 829 (2003 est) Also called Terrassa
noun 1. any of various dark-colored viscid products obtained by the destructive distillation of certain organic substances, as coal or wood. 2. coal-tar pitch. 3. smoke solids or components: cigarette tar. verb (used with object), tarred, tarring. 4. to smear or cover with or as if with tar. adjective 5. of or characteristic of tar. […]
noun, Archaic. 1. delay. 2. sojourn. noun 1. an archaic word for delay
verb (used without object), tarried, tarrying. 1. to remain or stay, as in a place; sojourn: He tarried in Baltimore on his way to Washington. 2. to delay or be tardy in acting, starting, coming, etc.; linger or loiter. 3. to wait. verb (used with object), tarried, tarrying. 4. Archaic. to wait for. noun, plural […]
adjective, tarrier, tarriest. 1. of or like tar; smeared with tar. verb -ries, -rying, -ried 1. (intransitive) to delay in coming or going; linger 2. (intransitive) to remain temporarily or briefly 3. (intransitive) to wait or stay 4. (transitive) (archaic or poetic) to await noun (pl) -ries 5. (rare) a stay