posh
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /pɑʃ/
  • (RP) IPA: /pɒʃ/, IPA: /pəʊʃ/ i humorous or upper-class
Adjective

posh (comparative posher, superlative poshest)

  1. Associated with the upper classes.
    She talks with a posh accent.
  2. Stylish, elegant, exclusive (expensive).
    After the performance they went out to a very posh restaurant.
  3. (usually, offensive, especially, in Scotland and Northern England) Snobbish, materialistic, prejudiced, under the illusion that one is better than everyone else.
    We have a right posh git moving in next door
Translations Translations Translations Interjection
  1. An exclamation expressing derision.
    • 1889: "The czar! Posh! I slap my fingers--I snap my fingers at him." — Rudyard Kipling, The Man Who Was
Noun

posh (uncountable)

  1. fragments produced by an impact
  2. slush

Posh
Proper noun
  1. (football, slang) Peterborough United F.C., a football club from Peterborough, England



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