English to Afrikaans Meaning :: tarry

Tarry :
- blygeteertalmteertalm

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Verb(1) be about(2) leave slowly and hesitantly
Adjective(1) having the characteristics of pitch or tar

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(1) Two days after the flood, I heard loud banging noises once again, went to the kitchen and found the stabiliser burning like a torch and emitting heavy, tarry smoke.(2) Included in this year's Whitney Biennial, Booker's art smells like rubber in a pleasant way: sweet, tarry and not at all like oil painting.(3) The bleached wood floor is covered in tarry splats.(4) Keeldra in Leitrim failed to meet the national standard for both tarry residues and transparency.(5) But thou shouldst not tarry here for thine own sake.(6) Symptoms are either visibly red stools or tarry black stools.(7) she could tarry a bit and not get home until four(8) Once ejected, the tarry comets would simply suck up visible light, he says, remaining cloaked in darkness.(9) Evidence of methane rainfall came from Huygens's images of the surface, which showed sinuous, branching channels extending from relatively bright highlands to a tarry plain.(10) 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.(11) Coupled with the bad weather a tarry substance has appeared on some beaches and made things unpleasant for bathers.(12) The sight of mainly German and Swiss tourists wandering around the beach covered from head to toe in tarry black ÔÇÿanti-ageingÔÇÖ mud certainly gives me a laugh.(13) The finish is extremely long with full tarry , bitter cherry flavors that fade into firm but well-rounded tannins.(14) She said the youths kicked a football against her fence; climbed into her garden, despite the black, tarry anti-burglar paint; shouted insults at her; and banged on her windows.(15) It was filling, the whole thing extravagantly scented with chunks of cinnamon bark and wood-scented, tarry black cardamom.(16) The rain is cold as it hits my bare arms, and steam rises from the hot concrete, a bitter tarry smell that has been the scent of every wet summer of my life.
Related Words
2. pitchy ::
3. linger ::
4. loiter ::
5. procrastinate ::
6. delay ::
7. wait ::
8. dawdle ::
9. hang around ::
wag 'n Bietjie
1. bail ::
2. depart ::
3. exit ::
4. go ::
5. leave ::
6. move ::
7. quit ::
Different Forms
tarred, tarries, tarring, tarry, tarrying
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