To stay hidden, ready to spring out, attack, etc.; lie in wait
To continue to stay, esp. from a reluctance to leave
To lounge is defined as to lay around or sit around in some kind of comfortable couch or chair.
To hover over or remain near an area:
To remain temporarily neglected, unattended to, or postponed:
(Informal) To converse or chat:
(Intransitive) To wait; rest in patience or expectation.
To live somewhere temporarily, as on a visit; stay for a while
To remain is to be left over, to continue to exist or to stay behind after others have gone.
To put off doing (something unpleasant or burdensome) until a future time; esp., to postpone (such actions) habitually
To pause is defined as to stop for a brief period of time.
Loll is defined as to lay around in a casual way, or to hang loosely.
To serve as a depository for; contain:
To fall, move, or stay behind; loiter; linger
Dwell is defined as to live somewhere, to remain for a time or to continue thinking, writing or speaking about a particular point.
To dawdle is defined as to waste time or to move excessively slowly.
To spend (time) idly:
To dwell, remain, reside, or stay.
To grow so long as to extend along the ground, over rocks, etc.
To proceed in a slow or lazy manner; putter:
To pull along with difficulty or effort; haul:
To waste time, especially in indecision; dawdle or vacillate.
To complete is to finish something, to make something whole or see a task through to the end.
To complete something being done
To be discarded or abolished:
In a dissipated, immoderate way:
Find another word for tarrying. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tarrying, like: lurking, lingering, loafing, lounging, loitering, waiting, visiting, staying, sojourning, resting and remaining.