English

Definition of razz verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

razz

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ræz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ræz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they razz
BrE BrE//ræz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ræz//
 
he / she / it razzes
BrE BrE//ˈræzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈræzɪz//
 
past simple razzed
BrE BrE//ræzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ræzd//
 
past participle razzed
BrE BrE//ræzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ræzd//
 
-ing form razzing
BrE BrE//ˈræzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈræzɪŋ//
 
 
jump to other results
razz somebody (old-fashioned, North American English, informal) to tease somebody by saying or doing things to make people laugh at them Word Origin early 20th cent.: from informal razzberry, alteration of raspberry.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: razz