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adjective formal tardy pronunciation in American English /ˈtɑrdi/
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adjectivetardy
comparativetardier
superlativetardiest

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  1. 1
    arriving late for something, especially a class
  2. 2
    slow to do something

    They have been rather tardy in responding to our request.

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