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pish

[psh; spelling pronunciation pish] /pʃ; spelling pronunciation pɪʃ/
interjection
1.
(used as an exclamation of mild contempt or impatience.)
noun
2.
an exclamation of “pish!”.
verb (used without object)
3.
to say “pish.”.
verb (used with object)
4.
to say “pish” at or to.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; imitative
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British Dictionary definitions for pishes

pish

/pʃ; pɪʃ/
interjection
1.
an exclamation of impatience or contempt
verb
2.
to make this exclamation at (someone or something)
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Word Origin and History for pishes

pish

exclamation of contempt, attested from 1590s.

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