What does Terry mean?

Definitions for Terry
ˈtɛr iTer·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Terry, Dame Ellen Terry, Dame Alice Ellen Terry(noun)

    English actress (1847-1928)

  2. terry, terry cloth, terrycloth(noun)

    a pile fabric (usually cotton) with uncut loops on both sides; used to make bath towels and bath robes

Wiktionary

  1. terry(Noun)

    A type of coarse cotton fabric covered in many small raised loops that is used to make towels, bathrobes and some types of nappy/diaper.

  2. Terry(ProperNoun)

    from the medieval Norman given name Thierry, cognate of the English Derek.

  3. Terry(ProperNoun)

    transferred back from the surname, or a diminutive of Terence or of any of its alternative forms.

  4. Terry(ProperNoun)

    A female given name, diminutive of Teresa or any of its alternative forms.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Terry(noun)

    a kind of heavy colored fabric, either all silk, or silk and worsted, or silk and cotton, often called terry velvet, used for upholstery and trimmings

Freebase

  1. Terry

    Terry is a town in Hinds County, Mississippi. The population was 1,063 at the 2010 census. It is located near Interstate 55, about 15 miles southwest of Jackson and located in Supervisors District Five of Hinds County. The town is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Terry

    ter′i, n. a pile fabric with uncut loops.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Terry' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4151

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Terry' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1666

How to pronounce Terry?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Terry in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Terry in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Terry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Terry in a Sentence

  1. Howard Means:

    Terry Norman is in a sense the second gunman on the grassy knoll ... He's been kind of a handy bogeyman or a red herring.

  2. Robert Sykes:

    Gwyneth Paltrow was skiing out of control, what Ms. Paltrow did that day was knock down Terry Sanderson, pick herself up, dust herself off and ski off without rendering any help.

  3. Sarah Wootton:

    Sir Terry was fond of saying, 'It's time we learned to be as good at dying as we are at living' and his brave approach to confronting issues of death, including his own, was a heartfelt demonstration of dignity.

  4. Larry Finlay:

    In over 70 books, Terry enriched the planet like few before him, as all who read him know, Discworld was his vehicle to satirize this world. He did so brilliantly, with great skill, enormous humor and constant invention.

  5. Eddie Fisher fourth wife:

    Terry Richard had a big smile on Terry Richard face, i did n’t say anything, I did n’t want to cause a scene in front of everyone. My reaction was to slap Terry Richard in Terry Richard face, but Terry Richard was Terry Richard. It was awful.

Images & Illustrations of Terry

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