Goss vs Joss - What's the difference?
As a noun goss
is cast iron.
As a proper noun joss is
As a verb joss is
(fandom) to invalidate a fan theory or original element of a fanwork through the introduction of new canon or retconning.
- The hottest goss in celeb-land today is that Angelina Jolie is jealous of her fella's relationship with his ex-wife.
* 1611 , , IV. i. 180:
- through / Toothed briars, sharp furzes, pricking goss , and thorns,
A Chinese household divinity; a Chinese idol.
* 1977 , , The Honourable Schoolboy , Folio Society 2010, p. 178:
- She had twisted a piece of heather into her mail box for good joss , and this was the safety signal.
* joss stick
* joss paper
* joss house