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noun British, Australian Informal.
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Example sentences from the Web for joss
Joss Whedon, who is an executive producer and directed the S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot, has his hands full with the Avengers sequel.The Leaner, Meaner Season 2 of ‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’|Jason Lynch|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last year, I spoke to Joss Whedon, the director behind The Avengers and its upcoming sequel about the lack of female superheroes.Fear of a Minority Superhero: Marvel's Obsession with White Guys Saving the World|Marlow Stern|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Joss gave me my first job in Hollywood, which was writing a TV show for him.‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Filmmaker James Gunn on His Glorious Space Opera and Rise to the A-List|Marlow Stern|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was really thrilled that Joss Whedon asked me to be involved.
This one came around and I was a little skeptical, but Joss reached out to me, and then Robert did.Mark Ruffalo Blasts Iraq’s GOP Warmongers, Talks ‘Begin Again’ and ‘Avengers’|Marlow Stern|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In short, he is the creature of this 'Joss'—this home-made deity—to which he bows down and worships.
Well, thin, joss sticks an' opyum f'r smokin' ar-re on th' free list!Mr. Dooley Says|Finley Dunne
Our joss-houses and our feasts are nothing to the splendors of American churches.As A Chinaman Saw Us|Anonymous
Every time she attempted to start playing, shouts were raised for Joss.John Ingerfield and Other Stories|Jerome K. Jerome
He was fat and crass and ugly, that joss, a fit deity for such a den, and he seemed to nod and to listen!Where the Pavement Ends|John Russell