tarriance

[ tar-ee-uh ns ]
/ ˈtær i əns /

noun Archaic.


Nearby words

  1. tarragona,
  2. tarras,
  3. tarrasa,
  4. tarred,
  5. tarred with the same brush,
  6. tarry,
  7. tarry cyst,
  8. tarrytown,
  9. tars-,
  10. tarsadenitis

Origin of tarriance

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at tarry1, -ance

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British Dictionary definitions for tarriance

tarriance

/ (ˈtærɪəns) /

noun

an archaic word for delay
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