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It should also squish anything softer than this tarry substance.

A business park called Grove 270 sits where Steve Miller once tarried too long onstage.

They were all made by monks, and from memory; for the monks did not tarry.

If I could tarry four or five days longer I could set it to work before going to London.

Much as we wished to tarry in this vicinity, our time was so limited that we were compelled to hasten on.

The east pier, as far as it was dry, was covered by the fashion and beauty—as well as by the fishy and tarry—of the town.

If thou be not a buyer of gold, nor a vendor of silver, tarry not at my door; I have no time for beggars.

Black Hoof was there with a large force, but he could not tarry without leaving the Scioto towns uncovered.


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On this page you'll find 107 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tarry, such as: abide, bide, dally, drag, dwell, and filibuster.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.