verb (used without object), tarried, tarrying.
to remain or stay, as in a place; sojourn:
He tarried in Baltimore on his way to Washington.
to delay or be tardy in acting, starting, coming, etc.; linger or loiter.
verb (used with object), tarried, tarrying.
Archaic. to wait for.
noun, plural tarries.
a stay; sojourn.
adjective, tarrier, tarriest.
of or like tar; smeared with tar.
verb -ries, -rying, -ried
(intransitive) to delay in coming or going; linger
(intransitive) to remain temporarily or briefly
(intransitive) to wait or stay
(transitive) (archaic or poetic) to await
noun (pl) -ries
(rare) a stay
- Tarry cyst
tarry cyst tar·ry cyst (tär’ē) n. A cyst or collection of old blood that has a black appearance and is usually caused by endometriosis.
1. variant of tarso- before a vowel: tarsal. tars- pref. Variant of tarso-.
tarsadenitis tars·ad·e·ni·tis (tär’sād-n-ī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the tarsal borders of the eyelids and Meibomian glands.
adjective 1. of or relating to the tarsus of the foot. 2. pertaining to the tarsi of the eyelids. noun 3. a tarsal bone, joint, or the like. adjective 1. of, relating to, or constituting the tarsus or tarsi noun 2. a tarsal bone tarsal tar·sal (tär’səl) adj. Of, relating to, or situated near the […]