Definition of Razzing

1. Noun. A cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt.

Exact synonyms: Bird, Boo, Bronx Cheer, Hiss, Hoot, Raspberry, Razz, Snort
Generic synonyms: Call, Cry, Outcry, Shout, Vociferation, Yell
Derivative terms: Boo, Hiss, Hiss, Hiss, Hoot, Razz, Snort



Definition of Razzing

1. Verb. (present participle of razz) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Razzing

1. razz [v] - See also: razz

Lexicographical Neighbors of Razzing

razorlike
razors
razour
razoxane
razures
razz
razzamatazz
razzamatazzes
razzberries
razzberry
razzed
razzes
razzia
razzias
razzing (current term)
razzle
razzle-dazzle
razzle dazzle
razzleberry pie
razzleberry pies
razzled
razzles
razzling
razzmatazz
razzmatazzes
rbd
rbi
rci recombinase
rcpt

Literary usage of Razzing

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A History of Rome and Floyd County, State of Georgia, United States of by George Magruder Battey (1922)
"razzing MR. GRADY.—Captain Dwinell reproduced the following squib in The Courier of Nov. 26, 1869, and added a touch of his own: " 'Gloria Miniai—which, ..."

2. Service with Fighting Men: An Account of the Work of the American Young Men by William Howard Taft (1922)
"Games were played almost every evening, while sidelines were packed with fans, advising, pleading, rooting, and razzing in twenty different tongues. ..."

3. Service with Fighting Men: An Account of the Work of the American Young Men by William Howard Taft (1922)
"Games were played almost every evening, while sidelines were packed with fans, advising, pleading, rooting, and razzing in twenty different tongues, ..."

4. History of Company "E," 303d Engineers of the 78th Division, 1917-1919 by Robert L. Wheeler (1919)
"customers it has not been ascertained) and so the New York boys gave the "Jerseyites" a final "razzing." It was a time in our lives that we had long awaited ..."

5. Advice to Fresmen by Freshmen (1921)
"In other words be a "good sport" and take your "razzing" like a man and not like a high school kid. When you are at college, you are among men, ..."

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