adjective, tar·di·er, tar·di·est.
Words nearby tardy
Origin of tardy
OTHER WORDS FROM tardytar·di·ly, adverbtar·di·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for tardiness
Tardiness is reported to be much less in home credit schools.
Tardiness is a disappointment and an interruption; a kind of falsehood and theft of time.The Choctaw Freedmen|Robert Elliott Flickinger
Tardiness on the part of any pupil doing the work meant a loss of so many credits already accumulated.