It cannot be pished and pshawed away, by you or me or another.
My father suddenly drew in and pished a little, for he saw that he was caught in the web of his own eloquence.
Beatrix pished and psha'd over the paper; Colonel Esmond watching with no little interest her countenance as she read it.
Sir Chichester was shaken, but he pushed his blotting-paper here and his pen there, and pished and tushed like a refractory child.
He pished at samplers, and delighted to interrupt the working-lesson.
But at this Dr. Ross pished impatiently, and it was then that Audrey hazarded her brilliant suggestion about the east wind.
exclamation of contempt, attested from 1590s.