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[tar-ee-toun] /ˈtær iˌtaʊn/
a village in SE New York, on the Hudson River: restored home of Washington Irving. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He crossed the river at King's Ferry, and while on his way overland was captured at Tarrytown.

    The Hudson Wallace Bruce
  • From 1879 to 1882 a primary department was maintained at Tarrytown.

    The Deaf Harry Best
  • "The world is full of changes," declared the Tarrytown cousin.

    A Little Girl in Old New York Amanda Millie Douglas
  • On Sundays she journeyed to Tarrytown to see him and Phoebe.

    What's-His-Name George Barr McCutcheon
  • Then, when the conductor wasn't looking we slipped off at Tarrytown.

    Seeing Things at Night Heywood Broun
  • He established himself for a time near Tarrytown, on the Hudson river.

    Men of Our Times Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • The weeks went slowly by and Christmas came to the little house in Tarrytown.

    What's-His-Name George Barr McCutcheon
  • We went to Tarrytown, and visited Aunt Julia, who rejoiced with us in our find.

    Wanted: A Cook Alan Dale
  • He and Ben were to go down to Yonkers; and though they were loth to spare the little girl, she went back to Tarrytown.

    A Little Girl of Long Ago Amanda Millie Douglas
  • I motored to Tarrytown yesterday and had an interview with Mrs. Bailey.

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