Meaning of tarry
Pronunciation: (tar'ē), [key]
— v., n., pl. -ried, -ry•ing, -ries.
- 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.
- to wait.
- to wait for.
- a stay; sojourn.
Pronunciation: (tär'ē), [key]
— -ri•er, -ri•est.
- of or like tar; smeared with tar.
- tarry (Thesaurus)