Tarrier Tar"ri*er, n. (Zo["o]l.) A kind of dig; a terrier. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Tarrier — Tar ri*er, n. One who, or that which, tarries. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tarrier — This very unusual name is of Old French and early medieval English origin, derived from the Old French terrier , Middle English terrere, taryer , terrier, hunting dog. As a surname, this would have been acquired either as an occupational name for …   Surnames reference

  • tarrier — See tarry1. * * * …   Universalium

  • tarrier — noun /ˈtæriə,ˈtæriɚ,ˈtɑːriə,ˈtɑːriɚ/ a) A layabout or loiterer; Someone who tarries. b) A Roman Catholic of Northern Ireland or Scotland …   Wiktionary

  • tarrier — Glesga Glossary a catholic, usually of irish descent …   English dialects glossary

  • tarrier — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One that lags: dawdler, dilly dalher, lag, laggard, lagger, lingerer, loiterer, poke, procrasti nator, straggler. Informal: slowpoke. See FAST …   English dictionary for students

  • tarrier — n. lingerer; dawdler tar·ry || tɑːrɪ n. stay, sojourn, delay v. stay, sojourn, delay, linger, wait adj. full of tar …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tarrier — tarrˈier noun A person who tarries or delays • • • Main Entry: ↑tarry …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Wheatland Music Festival — Wheatland is a music organization, festival and traditional arts institution founded in 1973. The Wheatland Music Festival takes place every September during the weekend after Labor Day in Wheatland Township, Mecosta County, Michigan. The first… …   Wikipedia

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