informal , chiefly North American
Tease (someone) playfully: his co-workers razz him about it
More example sentences
- At one point, police cordoned off a city block after several dozen demonstrators jeered and razzed the incoming audience.
- This doesn't stop them from razzing the day's hero.
- I razzed him about his porn collection (such as it was), and surprised him somewhat when I said I didn't have one of my own.
nounBack to top
early 20th century: from informal razzberry, alteration of raspberry.
Definition of razz in:
- The US English dictionary