Definition Of tarry
of, like, or covered with tar.
a length of tarry rope
stay longer than intended; delay leaving a place.
she could tarry a bit and not get home until four
Example Of tarry
After the poles are laid on the barrels, they are covered with the tarry poke.
Ariana looked into Darren's eyes and said calmly, ‘I've tarried here far too long.’
Back then, as is true today, we didn't know if we're going to land on ice or in a liquid methane-ethane ocean or a tarry gooey surface.
But thou shouldst not tarry here for thine own sake.
Classic Barossa Valley Shiraz aromas abound here: grassy wheaty, with sweet spicy fruitcake and tarriness , too.