English version

tarry

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtarrytar‧ry1 /ˈtæri/ verb (tarried, tarrying, tarries) [intransitive] literary 🔊 🔊 1 LATEto stay in a place, especially when you should leave syn linger2 DELAYto delay or be slow in going somewhere→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
tarryThe boys were older now; she could tarry a bit, and not get home until four.We tarried awhile to watch Messrs Anderson and Rowe perform doughty deeds with caber and shot on a pleasant summers day.As Snelders tarried in his six-yard box, Connolly stabbed the ball wide.Why does the clatter of his war-wagons tarry so?We tarried, though; looking up at the kirk bell.
tarrytar‧ry2 /ˈtɑːri/ adjective 🔊 🔊 CScovered with tar (=a thick black liquid)
Examples from the Corpus
tarryLightning in the distance straight ahead sent reflections shooting all the way up the tarry wheel tracks on the pavement.
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Verb table
tarry
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytarry
he, she, ittarries
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytarried
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave tarried
he, she, ithas tarried
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad tarried
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill tarry
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have tarried
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam tarrying
he, she, itis tarrying
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you, we, theyare tarrying
Past
I, he, she, itwas tarrying
you, we, theywere tarrying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been tarrying
he, she, ithas been tarrying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been tarrying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be tarrying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been tarrying
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