Definition of joisted in US English:



  • See joist

    • ‘But Simon's writing sheds light only on how TV comedy is joisted together.’
    • ‘We specialise in designing oak joisted ceilings, raftered roofs, inglenook fireplaces and open-fronted cartshed-style garages.’
    • ‘These buildings are often distinguished by a ‘cavity wall’ lining the pit and often have joisted floors.’
    • ‘They seem quite happy to either accept stock joisted in for the season or contract rear the lambs for breeders.’
    • ‘This is an invaluable concession as it will now allow flocks of breeding sheep and store lambs that are joisted out on other land to return to the farms from whence they came without having to go direct to the slaughter house.’