Sentence Examples with the word tardiness

She apologized for her tardiness to the balance of the accumulated climbers who were tarrying over coffee and herb tea.

Although, like most men of strong originative power, he assimilated with difficulty the ideas of others, his tardiness sprang rather from inability to depart from the track of his own methods than from reluctance to acknowledge the merits of his competitors.

He was sent to Congress to report Gates's success against Burgoyne, but his tardiness secured for him a sarcastic reception.