josh


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josh

 (jŏsh)
v. joshed, josh·ing, josh·es
v.tr.
To tease (someone) good-humoredly: She joshed her brother about his strange new haircut.
v.intr.
To make or exchange good-humored jokes; banter.
n.
A teasing or joking remark.

[Origin unknown.]

josh′er n.
josh′ing·ly adv.

josh

(dʒɒʃ)
vb
to tease (someone) in a bantering way
n
a teasing or bantering joke
[C19: perhaps from joke, influenced by bosh1]
ˈjosher n

josh

(dʒɒʃ)
v.t., v.i.
1. to tease in a bantering way: chaff.
n.
2. good-natured banter.
[1835–45]
josh′er, n.
josh′ing•ly, adv.

Josh.

Joshua.

josh


Past participle: joshed
Gerund: joshing

Imperative
josh
josh
Present
I josh
you josh
he/she/it joshes
we josh
you josh
they josh
Preterite
I joshed
you joshed
he/she/it joshed
we joshed
you joshed
they joshed
Present Continuous
I am joshing
you are joshing
he/she/it is joshing
we are joshing
you are joshing
they are joshing
Present Perfect
I have joshed
you have joshed
he/she/it has joshed
we have joshed
you have joshed
they have joshed
Past Continuous
I was joshing
you were joshing
he/she/it was joshing
we were joshing
you were joshing
they were joshing
Past Perfect
I had joshed
you had joshed
he/she/it had joshed
we had joshed
you had joshed
they had joshed
Future
I will josh
you will josh
he/she/it will josh
we will josh
you will josh
they will josh
Future Perfect
I will have joshed
you will have joshed
he/she/it will have joshed
we will have joshed
you will have joshed
they will have joshed
Future Continuous
I will be joshing
you will be joshing
he/she/it will be joshing
we will be joshing
you will be joshing
they will be joshing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been joshing
you have been joshing
he/she/it has been joshing
we have been joshing
you have been joshing
they have been joshing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been joshing
you will have been joshing
he/she/it will have been joshing
we will have been joshing
you will have been joshing
they will have been joshing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been joshing
you had been joshing
he/she/it had been joshing
we had been joshing
you had been joshing
they had been joshing
Conditional
I would josh
you would josh
he/she/it would josh
we would josh
you would josh
they would josh
Past Conditional
I would have joshed
you would have joshed
he/she/it would have joshed
we would have joshed
you would have joshed
they would have joshed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.josh - be silly or tease one anotherjosh - be silly or tease one another; "After we relaxed, we just kidded around"
bait, tantalise, tantalize, taunt, razz, twit, tease, cod, rag, rally, ride - harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"

josh

verb
To tease or mock good-humoredly:
Informal: kid, rib, ride.
Slang: jive, rag, razz.
Translations

josh

[dʒɒʃ] (esp US)
A. VTtomar el pelo a
B. VIhacer bromas

josh

(esp US inf)
vtaufziehen, veräppeln, verulken (all inf)
viSpaß machen (inf)
nNeckerei f, → Hänselei f
References in classic literature ?
She turned off the main road, crept through uncle Josh Woodman's bars, waved away Mrs.
Maybe; I'm none so fond o' Josh Tod's thick ale, but I don't hinder you from making a fool o' yourself wi't.
Come, now, Josh," he was saying, in a full rumbling tone, "look at it in this light: here is your poor mother going into the vale of years, and you could afford something handsome now to make her comfortable.
Come, Josh," he said, in a cajoling tone, "give us a spoonful of brandy, and a sovereign to pay the way back, and I'll go.
That's a pity, now, Josh," said Raffles, affecting to scratch his head and wrinkle his brows upward as if he were nonplussed.
Addressing at the occasion, Dr Nikhat Shakil Khan said Josh is the recognition of Pakistani literature who paid a great role in Pakistan Movement through his poetry and it is need of the time to promote his literary work.
They were addressing at the conference organized by Josh Adabi Foundation and Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) in connection with 121st birth anniversary of international fame poet Josh Malihabadi.
Defo should have been Josh but don't let it lose your confidence there's always next year and you'll be ready for it chin up mate," added Colin Warner.
Josh, who is battling leukaemia, was selected to be mascot for Villa's Premier League match against Stoke on Saturday.
Josh insists Amber comes to his place Imogen spots her doing the walk of shame from the Willis house, and when Daniel finds Naomi's ring at Josh's, he goes to break the news to Paul - who seems to forgive her for her indiscretion.
After last night's show, Josh said: "It's understandable he was touched deeply.
The custom wine label will then be mailed directly to the consumer, ready to affix to the back of a bottle of Josh Cellars and gift to dad.