Name Report For First Name TROY:

TROY

First name TROY's origins are French and English. TROY means "curly haired" (French) and "troy derives from the ancient greek city of troy: also from an irish surname meaning soldier" in English. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with TROY below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of troy.(Brown names are of the same origin (French,English) with TROY and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with TROY - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming TROY

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES TROY AS A WHOLE:

troye troyes

NAMES RHYMING WITH TROY (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (roy) - Names That Ends with roy:

gilroy alroy conroy delroy elroy leeroy leroy macelroy roy benroy pomeroy

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (oy) - Names That Ends with oy:

joy doy eloy evoy malloy mccoy molloy noy

NAMES RHYMING WITH TROY (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (tro) - Names That Begins with tro:

troi trong trophonius trowbridge trowbrydge trowhridge

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (tr) - Names That Begins with tr:

trace tracee tracey traci tracie tracy trahern traian traigh tramaine trandafira trang traveon travers traviata travion travis travon treabhar treacy treadway treasa treasach treasigh tredan treddian tredway treffen treise trella tremain tremaine tremayne trenade trennen trent trenten trentin trenton treowbrycg treowe treoweman tresa tressa treszka tretan trevan treven treves trevian trevion trevls trevon trevonn trevor trevrizent trevyn trey treyton tricia trieu trilby trillare trina trine trinetta trinette trinh trinidy trinitea trinity trip tripp tripper triptolemus trisa trish trisha trishna trisna trista tristan tristen tristian tristin tristina triston tristram triton trixie truc truda trudchen trude

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH TROY:

First Names which starts with 't' and ends with 'y':

tacy tally tamary tamay tammy tanguy tansy tavey tawney tawny tearley tearly teddy teirney terry thady thay thieny thierry thiery thorley thornley thornly thursday thuy tiernay tierney tiffany tiffney tilly timmy timothy tobey toby tohy tommy tony torey torley tormey torrey torry tory towley townly ttoby tuesday tulley tully tymothy

English Words Rhyming TROY

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES TROY AS A WHOLE:

destroyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Destroy

destroyableadjective (a.) Destructible.

destroyernoun (n.) One who destroys, ruins, kills, or desolates.
 noun (n.) = Torpedo-boat destroyer.

troynoun (n.) Troy weight.

troyouncenoun (n.) See Troy ounce, under Troy weight, above, and under Ounce.

undestroyableadjective (a.) Indestructible.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH TROY (According to last letters):


Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (roy) - English Words That Ends with roy:


bavaroynoun (n.) A kind of cloak or surtout.

candroynoun (n.) A machine for spreading out cotton cloths to prepare them for printing.

corduroynoun (n.) A sort of cotton velveteen, having the surface raised in ridges.
 noun (n.) Trousers or breeches of corduroy.
 verb (v. t.) To form of logs laid side by side.

norroynoun (n.) The most northern of the English Kings-at-arms. See King-at-arms, under King.

roynoun (n.) A king.
 adjective (a.) Royal.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH TROY (According to first letters):


Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (tro) - Words That Begins with tro:


troadnoun (n.) See Trode.

troatnoun (n.) The cry of a buck in rutting time.
 verb (v. i.) To cry, as a buck in rutting time.

trocarnoun (n.) A stylet, usually with a triangular point, used for exploring tissues or for inserting drainage tubes, as in dropsy.

trochaicnoun (n.) A trochaic verse or measure.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Trochaical

trochaicaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to trochees; consisting of trochees; as, trochaic measure or verse.

trochaladjective (a.) Resembling a wheel.

trochanternoun (n.) One of two processes near the head of the femur, the outer being called the great trochanter, and the inner the small trochanter.
 noun (n.) The third joint of the leg of an insect, or the second when the trochantine is united with the coxa.

trochantericadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to one or both of the trochanters.

trochantinenoun (n.) The second joint of the leg of an insect, -- often united with the coxa.

trocharnoun (n.) See Trocar.

trochenoun (n.) A medicinal tablet or lozenge; strictly, one of circular form.

trocheenoun (n.) A foot of two syllables, the first long and the second short, as in the Latin word ante, or the first accented and the second unaccented, as in the English word motion; a choreus.

trochilnoun (n.) The crocodile bird.

trochilicadjective (a.) OF or pertaining to rotary motion; having power to draw out or turn round.

trochilicsnoun (n.) The science of rotary motion, or of wheel work.

trochilinoun (n. pl.) A division of birds comprising the humming birds.
  (pl. ) of Trochilus

trochilidistnoun (n.) One who studies, or is versed in, the nature and habits of humming birds, or the Trochilidae.

trochilosnoun (n.) The crocodile bird, or trochil.

trochilusnoun (n.) A genus of humming birds. It Formerly included all the known species.
 noun (n.) Any one of several species of wrens and kinglets.
 noun (n.) The crocodile bird.
 noun (n.) An annular molding whose section is concave, like the edge of a pulley; -- called also scotia.

trochingnoun (n.) One of the small branches of a stag's antler.

trochiscusnoun (n.) A kind of tablet or lozenge; a troche.

trochisknoun (n.) See Trochiscus.

trochitenoun (n.) A wheel-like joint of the stem of a fossil crinoid.

trochleanoun (n.) A pulley.
 noun (n.) A pulley, or a structure resembling a pulley; as, the trochlea, or pulleylike end, of the humerus, which articulates with the ulna; or the trochlea, or fibrous ring, in the upper part of the orbit, through which the superior oblique, or trochlear, muscle of the eye passes.

trochlearnoun (n.) Shaped like, or resembling, a pulley; pertaining to, or connected with, a trochlea; as, a trochlear articular surface; the trochlear muscle of the eye.

trochlearyadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or connected with, a trochlea; trochlear; as, the trochleary, or trochlear, nerve.

trochoidnoun (n.) The curve described by any point in a wheel rolling on a line; a cycloid; a roulette; in general, the curve described by any point fixedly connected with a moving curve while the moving curve rolls without slipping on a second fixed curve, the curves all being in one plane. Cycloids, epicycloids, hypocycloids, cardioids, etc., are all trochoids.
 adjective (a.) Admitting of rotation on an axis; -- sometimes applied to a pivot joint like that between the atlas and axis in the vertebral column.
 adjective (a.) Top-shaped; having a flat base and conical spire; -- said of certain shells.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the genus Trochus or family Trochidae.

trochoidaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a trochoid; having the properties of a trochoid.
 adjective (a.) See Trochoid, a.

trochometernoun (n.) A contrivance for computing the revolutions of a wheel; an odometer.

trochospherenoun (n.) A young larval form of many annelids, mollusks, and bryozoans, in which a circle of cilia is developed around the anterior end.

trochusnoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of marine univalve shells belonging to Trochus and many allied genera of the family Trochidae. Some of the species are called also topshells.

troconoun (n.) An old English game; -- called also lawn billiards.

trodenoun (n.) Tread; footing.
  () imp. of Tread.

troglodytenoun (n.) One of any savage race that dwells in caves, instead of constructing dwellings; a cave dweller. Most of the primitive races of man were troglodytes.
 noun (n.) An anthropoid ape, as the chimpanzee.
 noun (n.) The wren.

troglodytesnoun (n.) A genus of apes including the chimpanzee.
 noun (n.) A genus of singing birds including the common wrens.

troglodyticadjective (a.) Alt. of Troglodytical

troglodyticaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a troglodyte, or dweller in caves.

trogonnoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of beautiful tropical birds belonging to the family Trogonidae. They are noted for the brilliant colors and the resplendent luster of their plumage.

trogonoidadjective (a.) Like or pertaining to the trogons.

troguenoun (n.) A wooden trough, forming a drain.

troicadjective (a.) Pertaining to Troy; Trojan.

troilitenoun (n.) Native iron protosulphide, FeS. It is known only in meteoric irons, and is usually in imbedded nodular masses of a bronze color.

troilusnoun (n.) A large, handsome American butterfly (Euph/ades, / Papilio, troilus). It is black, with yellow marginal spots on the front wings, and blue spots on the rear wings.

trojannoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of Troy.
 noun (n.) One who shows the pluck, endurance, determined energy, or the like, attributed to the defenders of Troy; -- used chiefly or only in the phrase like a Trojan; as, he endured the pain like a Trojan; he studies like a Trojan.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to ancient Troy or its inhabitants.

trollnoun (n.) A supernatural being, often represented as of diminutive size, but sometimes as a giant, and fabled to inhabit caves, hills, and like places; a witch.
 noun (n.) The act of moving round; routine; repetition.
 noun (n.) A song the parts of which are sung in succession; a catch; a round.
 noun (n.) A trolley.
 verb (v. t.) To move circularly or volubly; to roll; to turn.
 verb (v. t.) To send about; to circulate, as a vessel in drinking.
 verb (v. t.) To sing the parts of in succession, as of a round, a catch, and the like; also, to sing loudly or freely.
 verb (v. t.) To angle for with a trolling line, or with a book drawn along the surface of the water; hence, to allure.
 verb (v. t.) To fish in; to seek to catch fish from.
 verb (v. i.) To roll; to run about; to move around; as, to troll in a coach and six.
 verb (v. i.) To move rapidly; to wag.
 verb (v. i.) To take part in trolling a song.
 verb (v. i.) To fish with a rod whose line runs on a reel; also, to fish by drawing the hook through the water.

trollingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Troll

trollernoun (n.) One who trolls.

trolleynoun (n.) Alt. of Trolly

trollynoun (n.) A form of truck which can be tilted, for carrying railroad materials, or the like.
 noun (n.) A narrow cart that is pushed by hand or drawn by an animal.
 noun (n.) A truck from which the load is suspended in some kinds of cranes.
 noun (n.) A truck which travels along the fixed conductors, and forms a means of connection between them and a railway car.

trollmydamesnoun (n.) The game of nineholes.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH TROY:

English Words which starts with 't' and ends with 'y':

tabbynoun (n.) A kind of waved silk, usually called watered silk, manufactured like taffeta, but thicker and stronger. The watering is given to it by calendering.
 noun (n.) A mixture of lime with shells, gravel, or stones, in equal proportions, with an equal proportion of water. When dry, this becomes as hard as rock.
 noun (n.) A brindled cat; hence, popularly, any cat.
 noun (n.) An old maid or gossip.
 adjective (a.) Having a wavy or watered appearance; as, a tabby waistcoat.
 adjective (a.) Brindled; diversified in color; as, a tabby cat.
 verb (v. t.) To water; to cause to look wavy, by the process of calendering; to calender; as, to tabby silk, mohair, ribbon, etc.

tachydidaxynoun (n.) A short or rapid method of instructing.

tachygraphynoun (n.) The art or practice of rapid writing; shorthand writing; stenography.

taciturnitynoun (n.) Habilual silence, or reserve in speaking.

tackeynoun (a. & n.) See Tacky.

tackynoun (n.) An ill-conditioned, ill-fed, or neglected horse; also, a person in a like condition.
 adjective (a.) Sticky; adhesive; raw; -- said of paint, varnish, etc., when not well dried.
 adjective (a.) Dowdy, shabby, or neglected in appearance; unkempt.

tactilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tactile; perceptibility by touch; tangibleness.

taffetynoun (n.) A fine, smooth stuff of silk, having usually the wavy luster called watering. The term has also been applied to different kinds of silk goods, from the 16th century to modern times.

taffynoun (n.) A kind of candy made of molasses or brown sugar boiled down and poured out in shallow pans.
 noun (n.) Flattery; soft phrases.

tallowyadjective (a.) Of the nature of tallow; resembling tallow; greasy.

tallynoun (n.) Originally, a piece of wood on which notches or scores were cut, as the marks of number; later, one of two books, sheets of paper, etc., on which corresponding accounts were kept.
 noun (n.) Hence, any account or score kept by notches or marks, whether on wood or paper, or in a book; especially, one kept in duplicate.
 noun (n.) One thing made to suit another; a match; a mate.
 noun (n.) A notch, mark, or score made on or in a tally; as, to make or earn a tally in a game.
 noun (n.) A tally shop. See Tally shop, below.
 noun (n.) To score with correspondent notches; hence, to make to correspond; to cause to fit or suit.
 noun (n.) To check off, as parcels of freight going inboard or outboard.
 adjective (a.) Stoutly; with spirit.
 verb (v. i.) To be fitted; to suit; to correspond; to match.
 verb (v. i.) To make a tally; to score; as, to tally in a game.

tamabilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tamable; tamableness.

taminynoun (n.) A kind of woolen cloth; tammy.

tammynoun (n.) A kind of woolen, or woolen and cotton, cloth, often highly glazed, -- used for curtains, sieves, strainers, etc.
 noun (n.) A sieve, or strainer, made of this material; a tamis.

tangencynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tangent; a contact or touching.

tangibilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tangible.

tanglyadjective (a.) Entangled; intricate.
 adjective (a.) Covered with tangle, or seaweed.

tanistrynoun (n.) In Ireland, a tenure of family lands by which the proprietor had only a life estate, to which he was admitted by election.

tannerynoun (n.) A place where the work of tanning is carried on.
 noun (n.) The art or process of tanning.

tansynoun (n.) Any plant of the composite genus Tanacetum. The common tansy (T. vulgare) has finely divided leaves, a strong aromatic odor, and a very bitter taste. It is used for medicinal and culinary purposes.
 noun (n.) A dish common in the seventeenth century, made of eggs, sugar, rose water, cream, and the juice of herbs, baked with butter in a shallow dish.

tantivynoun (n.) A rapid, violent gallop; an impetuous rush.
 adverb (adv.) Swiftly; speedily; rapidly; -- a fox-hunting term; as, to ride tantivy.
 verb (v. i.) To go away in haste.

tapestrynoun (n.) A fabric, usually of worsted, worked upon a warp of linen or other thread by hand, the designs being usually more or less pictorial and the stuff employed for wall hangings and the like. The term is also applied to different kinds of embroidery.
 verb (v. t.) To adorn with tapestry, or as with tapestry.

tarditynoun (n.) Slowness; tardiness.

tarrynoun (n.) Consisting of, or covered with, tar; like tar.
 noun (n.) Stay; stop; delay.
 verb (v. i.) To stay or remain behind; to wait.
 verb (v. i.) To delay; to put off going or coming; to loiter.
 verb (v. i.) To stay; to abide; to continue; to lodge.
 verb (v. t.) To delay; to defer; to put off.
 verb (v. t.) To wait for; to stay or stop for.

tarsectomynoun (n.) The operation of excising one or more of the bones of the tarsus.

tarsorrhaphynoun (n.) An operation to diminish the size of the opening between eyelids when enlarged by surrounding cicatrices.

tarsotomynoun (n.) The operation of cutting or removing the tarsal cartilages.

tartarynoun (n.) Tartarus.

tastynoun (n.) Being in conformity to the principles of good taste; elegant; as, tasty furniture; a tasty dress.
 superlative (superl.) Having a good taste; -- applied to persons; as, a tasty woman. See Taste, n., 5.

tatouaynoun (n.) An armadillo (Xenurus unicinctus), native of the tropical parts of South America. It has about thirteen movable bands composed of small, nearly square, scales. The head is long; the tail is round and tapered, and nearly destitute of scales; the claws of the fore feet are very large. Called also tatouary, and broad-banded armadillo.

tattlerynoun (n.) Idle talk or chat; tittle-tattle.

tauromachynoun (n.) Bullfighting.

tautologynoun (n.) A repetition of the same meaning in different words; needless repetition of an idea in different words or phrases; a representation of anything as the cause, condition, or consequence of itself, as in the following lines: --//The dawn is overcast, the morning lowers,/And heavily in clouds brings on the day. Addison.

tautophonynoun (n.) Repetition of the same sound.

tawdrynoun (n.) A necklace of a rural fashion, bought at St. Audrey's fair; hence, a necklace in general.
 superlative (superl.) Bought at the festival of St. Audrey.
 superlative (superl.) Very fine and showy in colors, without taste or elegance; having an excess of showy ornaments without grace; cheap and gaudy; as, a tawdry dress; tawdry feathers; tawdry colors.

tawerynoun (n.) A place where skins are tawed.

tawnynoun (n.) Of a dull yellowish brown color, like things tanned, or persons who are sunburnt; as, tawny Moor or Spaniard; the tawny lion.

taxabilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being taxable; taxableness.

taxologynoun (n.) Same as Taxonomy.

taxonomynoun (n.) That division of the natural sciences which treats of the classification of animals and plants; the laws or principles of classification.

teaberrynoun (n.) The checkerberry.

teapoynoun (n.) An ornamental stand, usually with three legs, having caddies for holding tea.

tearyadjective (a.) Wet with tears; tearful.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of tears, or drops like tears.

technicalitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being technical; technicalness.
 noun (n.) That which is technical, or peculiar to any trade, profession, sect, or the like.

technicologynoun (n.) Technology.

technologynoun (n.) Industrial science; the science of systematic knowledge of the industrial arts, especially of the more important manufactures, as spinning, weaving, metallurgy, etc.

techyadjective (a.) Peevish; fretful; irritable.

tectologynoun (n.) A division of morphology created by Haeckel; the science of organic individuality constituting the purely structural portion of morphology, in which the organism is regarded as composed of organic individuals of different orders, each organ being considered an individual. See Promorphology, and Morphon.

tediositynoun (n.) Tediousness.

teenyadjective (a.) Very small; tiny.
 adjective (a.) Fretful; peevish; pettish; cross.

tegumentaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a tegument or teguments; consisting of teguments; serving as a tegument or covering.

telangiectasynoun (n.) Telangiectasis.

telaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a web; hence, spinning webs; retiary.

telegraphynoun (n.) The science or art of constructing, or of communicating by means of, telegraphs; as, submarine telegraphy.

teleologynoun (n.) The doctrine of the final causes of things
 noun (n.) the doctrine of design, which assumes that the phenomena of organic life, particularly those of evolution, are explicable only by purposive causes, and that they in no way admit of a mechanical explanation or one based entirely on biological science; the doctrine of adaptation to purpose.

telepathynoun (n.) The sympathetic affection of one mind by the thoughts, feelings, or emotions of another at a distance, without communication through the ordinary channels of sensation.

telephonynoun (n.) The art or process of reproducing sounds at a distance, as with the telephone.

telescopynoun (n.) The art or practice of using or making telescopes.

temeritynoun (n.) Unreasonable contempt of danger; extreme venturesomeness; rashness; as, the temerity of a commander in war.

temperancynoun (n.) Temperance.

tempestivilynoun (n.) The quality, or state, of being tempestive; seasonableness.

temporalitynoun (n.) The state or quality of being temporary; -- opposed to perpetuity.
 noun (n.) The laity; temporality.
 noun (n.) That which pertains to temporal welfare; material interests; especially, the revenue of an ecclesiastic proceeding from lands, tenements, or lay fees, tithes, and the like; -- chiefly used in the plural.

temporaltynoun (n.) The laity; secular people.
 noun (n.) A secular possession; a temporality.

temporaryadjective (a.) Lasting for a time only; existing or continuing for a limited time; not permanent; as, the patient has obtained temporary relief.

temporomaxillaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to both the temple or the temporal bone and the maxilla.

temptabilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being temptable; lability to temptation.

temulencynoun (n.) Intoxication; inebriation; drunkenness.

tenabilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tenable; tenableness.

tenacitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tenacious; as, tenacity, or retentiveness, of memory; tenacity, or persistency, of purpose.
 noun (n.) That quality of bodies which keeps them from parting without considerable force; cohesiveness; the effect of attraction; -- as distinguished from brittleness, fragility, mobility, etc.
 noun (n.) That quality of bodies which makes them adhere to other bodies; adhesiveness; viscosity.
 noun (n.) The greatest longitudinal stress a substance can bear without tearing asunder, -- usually expressed with reference to a unit area of the cross section of the substance, as the number of pounds per square inch, or kilograms per square centimeter, necessary to produce rupture.

tenacynoun (n.) Tenaciousness; obstinacy.

tenancynoun (n.) A holding, or a mode of holding, an estate; tenure; the temporary possession of what belongs to another.
 noun (n.) A house for habitation, or place to live in, held of another.

tenantrynoun (n.) The body of tenants; as, the tenantry of a manor or a kingdom.
 noun (n.) Tenancy.

tendencynoun (n.) Direction or course toward any place, object, effect, or result; drift; causal or efficient influence to bring about an effect or result.

tendrynoun (n.) A tender; an offer.

tenebrositynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tenebrous; tenebrousness.

tenementaryadjective (a.) Capable of being leased; held by tenants.

tenerityadjective (a.) Tenderness.

tenotomynoun (n.) The division of a tendon, or the act of dividing a tendon.

tenpennyadjective (a.) Valued or sold at ten pence; as, a tenpenny cake. See 2d Penny, n.
 adjective (a.) Denoting a size of nails. See 1st Penny.

tensibilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tensible; tensility.

tensilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tensile, or capable of extension; tensibility; as, the tensility of the muscles.

tensitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tense, or strained to stiffness; tension; tenseness.

tentorynoun (n.) The awning or covering of a tent.

tenuitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tenuous; thinness, applied to a broad substance; slenderness, applied to anything that is long; as, the tenuity of a leaf; the tenuity of a hair.
 noun (n.) Rarily; rareness; thinness, as of a fluid; as, the tenuity of the air; the tenuity of the blood.
 noun (n.) Poverty; indigence.
 noun (n.) Refinement; delicacy.

tephramancynoun (n.) Divination by the ashes of the altar on which a victim had been consumed in sacrifice.

tepiditynoun (n.) The quality or state of being tepid; moderate warmth; lukewarmness; tepidness.

teratogenynoun (n.) The formation of monsters.

teratologynoun (n.) That branch of biological science which treats of monstrosities, malformations, or deviations from the normal type of structure, either in plants or animals.
 noun (n.) Affectation of sublimity; bombast.

tercentenarynoun (n.) The three hundredth anniversary of any event; also, a celebration of such an anniversary.
 adjective (a.) Including, or relating to, an interval of three hundred years.

termagancynoun (n.) The quality or state of being termagant; turbulence; tumultuousness; as, a violent termagancy of temper.

termatarynoun (n.) Same as Termatarium.

terminatoryadjective (a.) Terminative.

terminologynoun (n.) The doctrine of terms; a theory of terms or appellations; a treatise on terms.
 noun (n.) The terms actually used in any business, art, science, or the like; nomenclature; technical terms; as, the terminology of chemistry.

termlyadjective (a.) Occurring every term; as, a termly fee.
 adverb (adv.) Term by term; every term.

termonologynoun (n.) Terminology.

ternarynoun (n.) A ternion; the number three; three things taken together; a triad.
 adjective (a.) Proceeding by threes; consisting of three; as, the ternary number was anciently esteemed a symbol of perfection, and held in great veneration.
 adjective (a.) Containing, or consisting of, three different parts, as elements, atoms, groups, or radicals, which are regarded as having different functions or relations in the molecule; thus, sodic hydroxide, NaOH, is a ternary compound.

terreitynoun (n.) Quality of being earthy; earthiness.

terrenitynoun (n.) Earthiness; worldliness.

territorynoun (n.) A large extent or tract of land; a region; a country; a district.
 noun (n.) The extent of land belonging to, or under the dominion of, a prince, state, or other form of government; often, a tract of land lying at a distance from the parent country or from the seat of government; as, the territory of a State; the territories of the East India Company.
 noun (n.) In the United States, a portion of the country not included within the limits of any State, and not yet admitted as a State into the Union, but organized with a separate legislature, under a Territorial governor and other officers appointed by the President and Senate of the United States. In Canada, a similarly organized portion of the country not yet formed into a Province.

terrynoun (n.) 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.